Karen “Kaye” Morine Lathrop
June 19, 1952 to June 1, 2021
Karen “Kaye” Morine Lathrop, 68, of Morganton passed away, Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at Carolina Rehab of Burke following a period of declining health. Born in Burke County on June 19, 1952, she was the daughter of the late William Herman Lathrop and Lucy Morine Vandyke Lathrop.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Trudy Mull; a brother, William (Bill) Lathrop; and nephews, Heath Lathrop and Doug Mull.
Kaye is survived by a son. Joey Lathrop; nieces, Pamela Dean (Barry), Ann Effler (Janson), Nikki Bumgardner (John); a nephew, Richard Mull (Lisa); a great-niece, Taylor Mull; and also special family friends. She was a loving friend to all and helped all she could.
A graveside service will be held at 4pm on Monday, June 7, 2021 at Forest Hill Cemetery.
Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Committal: June 7, 2021
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