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Karen S. Connor

Administrative/Deputy Coroner

Karen S. Connor

Employment History:

  • 1996 - Present Administrative/Deputy Coroner
  • 2000 - 2003 Chief Deputy Coroner

Education:

  • 1973 Joliet Junior College with and Associates Degree
  • 1971 Morris Community High School

Certifications:

  • 40 hour Death Investigation with the University of St. Louis
  • 40 hour Coroner Training, State of Illinois

Completed Courses in:

  • Critical Incident Stress Management
  • Grief and Family Support Counseling
  • SIDS
  • Disaster Training
  • Mass Disaster
  • Investigation for Identification
  • ME/Coroner Training for Non-Hospital Deaths and Tissue Donation, by Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation
  • FOIA Training , by State's Attorney's Office