Karen Lynn Lake White (little Willow), 65, born May 24, 1952 in Joliet, Ill., was called home by the Creator on Nov. 30, 2017. She was preceded by both parents, grandparents, two brothers, daughter, stpeson and niece. Survived by her husband, Wayne F. White Sr.; two sons, Mark Elders (Kim), Lee Cook; sister, Bonita Lake Hutch (Molly Mike); brother, Daniel Lake; several nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was an extremely vibrant and spiritual person and a very free spirited woman. She never met a stranger and had an infectious smile that made others smile. As she goes to be with the ancestors, we know that she will be watching over us to let us know that it is okay.