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Karson R.L. Bolen

Karson R.L. Bolen Karson R.L. Bolen

Karson Ray Lee Bolen, age 5, Palmyra, Ind., passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020, at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital.

Karson was born May 30, 2015, in Louisville, Ky.

Karson was born a warrior. His fight started on the day he was born. Regardless of how his days and nights went, he always had a smile on his face. He brought sunshine to everyone’s life. He was an inspiration to all and will be greatly missed.

Surviving are his parents, Richard L. Bolen Jr. and Ashley N. VanFleet; sister, Jessica Thompson of Palmyra; grandparents, Dwayne and Stacey Wininger of Ramsey, Ind., Jacob James of Pekin, Ind., Terry VanFleet of Wolfe Creek, Ky., Diana Reddit of Jeffersonville, Ind., Dee Thompson of Palmyra and Timothy Thompson of Palmyra; and great-grandparents, Pearl VanFleet of Byrneville, Ind., and Florence McCamish of Louisville.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday. July 22, 2020, at Swarens Funeral Home, 1405 Highway 64 NW in Ramsey.

Visitation will be from 2 to 8  p.m. Tuesday and after 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.