Longtime Plymouth resident Karen I. Morrison, 73, passed away on Thursday, October 17, 2019 in her home surrounded by the love of her family.
Born in Fort Wayne Indiana on September 17, 1946, Karen was the daughter of Robert and Wilma (Speicher) Ashe. She graduated from Fort Wayne South Side High School with the class of 1964, and then attended Indiana University-Bloomington school of journalism for one year. On December 20, 1965 in Frankfort, IN. Karen married Martin Andrew Morrison II. He preceded her in death on April 25, 2007.
Karen and Marty were the founding owners of Marshall County Title, a local title insurance company that is still family owned. She enjoyed all the neighborhood real estate attorneys and realtors, when they came in for closings.
She enjoyed tennis and played many years in Plymouth Team Tennis culminating in a championship in 1983.
In her earlier days she enjoyed her time as a member of the Plymouth Country Club and was a long time member of Tri Kappa.
Karen was an avid reader who enjoyed the art of the written word. She took pride and a caring touch in writing personal letters and stories, her way with words was awe inspiring. She passed on that passion by volunteering at the Plymouth Library.
While she enjoyed the company of her sons, she was extremely fond of her granddaughters.
Karen is survived by her sons, Marc and Danielle Morrison of Plymouth and their children Kathryn and Sydney Morrison; and Jamey and Kim Morrison of Culver and their children Amanda and Sarah Morrison; her partner Walt Rogers of Plymouth and their two cats Tuff Cat and Ami (pronounced Ahh-Mee).
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and her brother, Rob Ashe.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday October 26, 2019 at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan Street, Plymouth. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. with Life Celebrant James Smart officiating.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Marshall County Humane Society 11165 13th Rd., Plymouth, Indiana 46563-9014 or Center for Hospice Care at 112 S Center St C, Plymouth, IN 46563
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Johnson - Danielson Funeral Home