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DANKS, Karen (nee Morris)


Danks Karen MM

 Passed away peacefully at the Guelph General Hospital in her 70th year, on Saturday June 18th 2022.

Beloved wife of Richard for 45 years. Loving mother of Becky, Amy (Ryan) and Brett (Ashley). Adored grandmother of Jacob, Joshua, Brayden and Justin. Karen will be missed by her sisters Janet Hilts and Susan Morris. Karen will also be missed by extended family and friends. 

Karen’s favourite past time was family genealogy, where she received double United Empire Loyalist status and was recognized by the Daughters of the American Revolution for proving a new patriot.   Many of Karen and Richard’s anniversaries were spent traveling to support finding more information on their family’s roots.

The funeral will be held Saturday, June 25th 2022 at 2 pm, visitation from 1-2 pm, at Rockwood United Church (119 Harris St., Rockwood).  Masks are required.  Arrangements entrusted to the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL (519-822-0051 /

  As an expression of sympathy, donations to The Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.


A tree will be planted in memory of Karen S. Danks in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest.