(7-31-14) The United Way of the Midlands says its 47-year-old CEO died from a serious heart problem last week. Karen Bricklemyer's death on Monday came after suffering a rupture or tear in her heart on July 22nd. Funeral services are Friday in Omaha. Bricklemyer moved to Omaha in 2011 after leading the Gainesville, Florida United Way chapter for about eight years. She is survived by her husband and their 12-year-old twin daughters.