In Celebration of

Karen Denise Zahara

June 27, 1967 -  September 28, 2021

Passed away at the age of 54 on September 28th at Trillium Health Partners, Mississauga Hospital.

Beloved daughter of the late Theresa and Stewart (Barbara). She was the much loved wife of William Petrac. Will be deeply missed by her son Ryan Shepherd, and her siblings; Stewart Zahara (Patricia) of Barrie and Brent Zahara (Michelle), Carmie Zahara (Jody Harpell), John Zahara (Lily) and Cella Zahara (Daniel Baldwin) all of Nova Scotia.

A visitation will take place at Turner & Porter, Peel Chapel, Mississauga on Saturday. Due to COVID restrictions a limited amount of visitors are allowed, please REGISTER by copy and pasting the following link into your browser:

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A private funeral service will take place on Sunday.


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Susan and Paul Rutherford (Friend)

Entered October 1, 2021 from Bancroft, Ontario

Wil, we are so sad to hear of Karen's passing. Know that both of you, are in our thoughts and prayers. Regards Susan and Paul

Barbara Zahara (Stepmom)

Entered October 1, 2021 from Sydney Nova Scotia

Rest In Peace my beautiful Karen

Sandra & David Udovic & Family (Cousin to Will)

Entered October 1, 2021 from Brampton, Ontario

Our sincerest and most heartfelt condolences on the loss of Karen. May God give her eternal peace and may the love and support of family and friends get her family through this difficult time.

Much love and prayers to you all

Sandra, David, Alexa, Ashley and Abbey Udovic

Ann-Margaret , Brion & Girls (First Cousin)

Entered October 1, 2021

To my wonderful Aunt and Uncle and all of my cousins.. it does not seem real for you all to have lost Karen so early. My memories are of watching my older teenage cousin with her cool make up, cool hair, and model looks. Rest Peacefully Karen❤️

Fabrizio Ferrali (friend)

Entered October 1, 2021

love you Karen miss you


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