Karen M. Pilvelis
November 4, 1943 – January 30, 2021
Karen M. Pilvelis NOVEMBER 4, 1943 – JANUARY 30, 2021 Oakdale, CT. – Karen M. Pilvelis, 77, passed away January 30, 2021. Karen was born in New Jersey, the daughter of the late Edward and Amy Grant and wife of her late husband Dr. Albert A. Pilvelis Jr.. She graduated from Westwood High School and then from Paterson State College (now William Paterson University). Upon graduating from college with a degree in Speech Pathology she taught in several schools in New Jersey. She loved taking adventures with her boys and their families. She enjoyed spending time outdoors by the lake and learning new skills from her three sons and grandsons. Karen is survived by her three loving sons, Brian Miller and his wife Melissa, Keith Miller and his fiancé Maria and Douglas Miller of N.J. Karen has two grandchildren, Brandon and Caleb of CT. She also leaves a sister Elaine Vanderweit and her husband Mark of NJ, a sister-in-law Joyce Jacek and her husband Jake of VT. Funeral services and interment with be at George Washington Memorial Park in Paramus, NJ, will be private for the family. To leave a message of condolence for the Pilvelis or Miller family, please visit the online memorial at www.churchandallen.com. The Church and Allen Funeral Home, 135 Sachem St. Norwich is entrusted with arrangements.