Karen E. Ballou, 59, wife of Richard D. Ballou Jr., store manager of Cotton Garden in Camden, died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, at Waldo County General Hospital after a brief illness. A complete obituary will be published later.

Calling hours will be 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 11 at W.R. Watson Funeral Home, 350 Willett Ave., Riverside, R.I. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 12, at St. Brendan Church, 60 Turner Ave., Riverside, R.I. A celebration of her life, to be held in Maine, will be announced later.

Condolences may be shared with the family at longfuenralhomecamden.com. Arrangements are with Long Funeral Home & Cremation Service, in Camden.