Karen passed peacefully to her heavenly home on March 14th, 2019 at the age of 84. She was born to the late Adaline and Stephen King. She enjoyed, knitting, cross-stitching, all sorts of arts and crafts, quilting, reading, and square dancing with her husband. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Richard Groop, her daughter Patti (Al) Rau; sons, Dave (Mary Ann), Gary(Cindy), grand-daughter Aubrey(Logan) Page, and great grandchildren Lane and Willow; sisters, Klaryce, Bilski, Kathy Fittante. She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Keith and Kenton King.
In accordance to her wishes, a private family memorial will be held at a future date.
The family would like to say 'Thank you' to the staff at Brookdale Meridian Assisted Living, Hospice of Lansing, Dr. James Laberge, and Pastor David Voss; for their kindness while in their care.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Memorial Lutheran Church 1022 West Grand River Ave., Williamston, MI 48895.