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Karen Sue Morse of Harrisburg

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    Karen Sue Morse

updated: 8/5/2019 3:22 PM

Karen Sue Morse, age 67, of Harrisburg, passed away at 4:35 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019 at her residence in Harrisburg surrounded by her family.

Karen was born on Dec. 13, 1951, in Harrisburg to the late Earl W. and Lucy (Ford) Morse. She was retired and enjoyed staying at home with her family and her pets.

Karen was a member of McKinley Avenue Baptist Church in Harrisburg. She was loved by her family and many friends.

Karen is survived by her daughter, Tracy Morse of Harrisburg; grandson, Brett Morse of Harrisburg; granddaughter, Brittany Morse of Harrisburg; sister, Sandy (Randy) Cushist of Harrisburg; brother, Greg Morse of Carrier Mills; and niece, Tara Cushist of St. Louis.

A memorial service will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 at McKinley Avenue Baptist Church. The Rev. Billy Dye Jr. will officiate.

Visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the ALS Association-St. Louis Chapter or Hospice of Southern Illinois.

Condolences may be left for the family at

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