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Karen Marie Usher

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Karen Marie Usher

April 20, 1947 - June 27, 2022

Karen passed unexpectedly in her home Monday, June 27th, 2022, at the age of 75. Pre-deceased by her husband Edward Usher. Karen is survived by her step-children Kerry Usher, Gregory (Diane Clarey), Cheryl (Nick Van Huizen) Usher, and James (Cathy Derry) Usher. She was the loved Grandmother to Lena, Steven, Mitchell, Bradley, Bailey, Jamie and Great-Grandmother to 7. Cherished sister to Deborah (William) McDonnell and sister-in-law to Renee. Pre-deceased by her brother Douglas McLaughlin. Karen will be deeply missed by her many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family. As per Karen’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a graveside service will be held at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Grafton Ontario at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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Eirin O'Neill - July 15, 2022

I am so sorry for your loss. I had the pleasure of working with Karen when she was at ENSS. She was an incredible lady and will be missed by many.

Dale McComb - July 11, 2022

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you. Take care of each other. Shirley McComb and family

Nichola Walt (ADL Group) - July 5, 2022 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Heart and Stroke Foundation

John & Brenda Pittens - July 3, 2022

Dear Debbie, Bill and the rest of Karen’s family, We are so sorry to hear about Karen’s passing. Please take your memories with you. Our prayers and love are with you at this time.

Terry & Gale Cranley - July 3, 2022

So sorry for your loss. I have great memories of cousin Karen from Christmas at Grandma & Grandpa Turney’s and at Uncle Ray and Aunt Marie’s cottage. Terry & Gale Cranley RIP

Pamela Davies-Godden - July 2, 2022

Hearing of the passing of Karen was quite a shock. My deepest condolences to her family and friends. She will now be happy as she joins Ed again. RIP, Karen

Sue and Jim Moore - July 2, 2022

So sorry to hear this news. Our blessings to you all as you journey this path of loss. We have so many wonderful memories of Karen when she supported so many of us as teachers, as her role in the office of ENSS.

Heather Weese - July 1, 2022

I worked with Karen at ENSS for 20 plus years and she was the best Head Secretary and became a good friend.. I will miss you Karen but now you are with Ed and your family.. Please Rest In Peace.. ❤️

Hank & Kathy Packard - June 30, 2022

So very sorry for your loss. Karen was a lovely lady.

Joan Bonisteel - June 30, 2022

I was saddened to hear that Karen passed away. I worked with her at Port Hope High School and ENSS. Thinking of her family and friends. RIP Karen.

Brooke Pemberton - June 30, 2022

My condolences. Karen was the head secretary at ENSS when I first started. She was a true professional and kind to me when I was new and still learning the ropes at the school. RIP.

Patricia Pomery - June 30, 2022

So sorry for your loss. Karen was the head secretary at ENSS when I first started. She was a great lady.

Tim Larry - June 30, 2022

Saddened to hear the news, Karen was a valued member of the ENSS staff. I had to work closely with her as a Department Head. She always kept us on our toes! RIP Karen!

Deb Simpson - June 30, 2022

So sorry to read of the passing of Karen. I too worked with her at ENSS. Just a beautiful lady inside and out. Deepest sympathy to all her family

Donna M Logel - June 30, 2022

My deepest condolences on the passing of Karen.

Gladys Morris - June 30, 2022

Kerry and family. So sorry for the loss of your step mom. My thoughts and prayers are with everyone.

Camilla corkery ,Ruth millar - June 30, 2022

We are saddened to hear of Karen's passing..we will always cherish the great memories we had being neighbours .. Karen was a beautiful person and will be terribly missed by many .. our deepest condolences to the family...

Charlie&Joy Black - June 30, 2022

Sorry for your loss sending prays RIP

Mary Mouse Checkley Ainsworth - June 30, 2022

To all of Karen's families, please accept my condolences on your loss of Karen. I worked with her for many years at ENSS, as well as, being a fellow Colbornite. Karen was the utmost of a professional head secretary always willing to listen to those under her. She was a very caring, giving individual. She was totally lost when she lost the love of her life Ed. May they reunite now and carry on.

Jennie & Gus Bambridge - June 30, 2022

worked with Karen for many years when she was at ENSS... lots of laughs & good memories... condolences to the family

Bernice Roberts - June 30, 2022

So sad to hear of the sudden passing of Karen. She was a lovely lady. My condolences to her family. 💕

Barb and Al Harnden - June 30, 2022

So sorry to hear of your loss 💕 our deepest sympathies to you and your family