Karen Yvonne Gotham

Born: Wed., Oct. 13, 1943
Died: Mon., Feb. 5, 2018

Graveside Service

11:00 AM Fri., May 18, 2018
Location: Flackville Cemetery

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There will be a graveside service for Karen Yvonne Gotham on Friday, May 18th, 2018  at 11:00 at Flackville Cemetery.  A reception will follow the service.

Karen, age 74, passed away On Monday, February 5th, 2018 at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center. Mrs. Gotham was the daughter of Maurice Guy and Myrtle Mae Alguire Gladle. Karen was born October 13, 1943 in DeKalb Junction, NY. She graduated from DeKalb High School in 1960.  

A marriage to Morris Frank Sharlow ended in divorce.  She married the late Stanley Gotham on July 11, 1981.  Karen was a sales clerk at Sunoco and retired from that position in 2010.

Surviving Mrs. Gotham are a son Kevin Sharlow and companion Lisa Snow; grandchildren Tarra Woodcock and husband Adam; Angel Sharlow and companion Allan Planty; Rachael Sharlow and companion Travis Brothers; Ashley Cochran ;and  Nicholas LaRock as well as several great- grandchildren.

Karen was predeceased by a daughter Debbie Sharlow, a son Thomas Sharlow and a sister Norma Hamilton.

She enjoyed camping and fishing, especially attending bull head dinners . Karen collected coins and always enjoyed travelling to garage sales and flea markets.  One of her favorite activities was spending time with her grandchildren and her dog, Daisy Mae.

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Louise & Randy Wright
   Posted Wed February 07, 2018
Our most sincere condolences.......

Louise & Randy Wright
Morristown NY

Vickie A. Poore
   Posted Wed February 07, 2018
Sorry to hear about Karen. I am gonna miss her coming to my house for Sunday dinner. Please accept my condolences.

Melissa larock
   Posted Thu February 08, 2018
I'm so very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all during this difficult time.

Marcy Lottie
   Posted Thu February 08, 2018
Sorry to hear your loss. Karen was a great friend to my mother in law Sharon. Sharon would bring her up to our house and family picnics. I always enjoyed her company. Prayers with your family. Marcy Lottie

Kris Monnet
   Posted Sun February 11, 2018
Our sympathies are you with you Kevin and your family

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