On July 13, 2021, Karen passed away peacefully in Christchurch with family at her side, aged 58 years. A very special, kind, giving, loving, accepting and empathetic mum of Kylie, and Alisha, loving mother-in-law of James, and Nick, adored Nani of Eva, and Reeve; Eli, and Ezra. Loved daughter of the late Bill and Mavis Latham, and loved sister of the late Greg Latham. Special thanks to the staff at Nurse Maude Hospice for their care of Karen and her family. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Karen Latham, c/-PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A private cremation has been held.