Death Notice: Karen M. Cole

Word has been received of the death of Karen M. Cole, 55, of Saranac Lake, who died Monday, July 15, 2013, at her home.

Calling hours are tentatively set to take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, July 18, at the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. A memorial service will immediately follow at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will take place in North Elba Cemetery in Lake Placid.

Friends wishing to remember Karen M. Cole may make memorial contributions to North Country Life Flight in care of the funeral home. Family and friends can also share their memories and sign the online guestbook at

A complete obituary will be available on Wednesday.