FORT KENT - Karen Comfort passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday August 22, 2015 surrounded by family and loved ones. She was born April 27, 1954 in Presque Isle, ME.
She graduated in 1972 from Presque Isle High School and attended the Conservatory of Music in Virginia and the University of Maine at Fort Kent. She was employed by SAD 27 for several years.
Predeceased by her loving husband, Steven Comfort, she is survived by her parents: Richard and Opal Smith; only child, Kimberly; three grandchildren: Megan, Ryan, and Christian; one great-grandchild: Ashton; three siblings and their spouses: Joe and Kathy Smith, Elaine and Bob Rogers, Steve and Kim Smith along with nieces and nephews.
Her strong character, talent beyond measure, and most importantly loving heart, will be remembered by all who knew her. She is now in the arms of her Lord and reunited with her best friend - her husband.
In lieu of flowers, monetary donations can be made to Hospice of Caribou and food donations to the local food pantry. A funeral mass will be held at Saint Louis Catholic Church in Fort Kent, ME on Wednesday September 2, 2015 at 4:00pm.