Karen Lorraine GRIGSON

2nd December 1963 ~ 11th February 2022

In loving memory of Karen who sadly passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on 11th February, 2022.

Loved mother and mother-in-law of Hayley and Jayden, Nathan and Christie, Charlie, Millie and Xavier.

Adored Nan of Maliah, Rocco and Arlo.

Cherished daughter of Alan and Babs and sister of Stephen.

Forever in our hearts

Funeral Notice

ServiceFebruary 19, 2022 - 2:00 pm56-60 Verdon Street Warrnambool, VIC Venue: Eastern Park

Family and friends of KAREN are invited to attend a Service to celebrate her life at the Eastern Park Chapel, 271 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool on SATURDAY (February 19) commencing at 2pm. Private Cremation The Funeral Service will be streamed at the above date and time. it can be viewed on the ‘Streaming’ section Tributes and condolences can be offered on the ‘Notices’ section


  1. ive known for some time of your passing so sad.you still looked so young. enjoyed our childhood in charlton with stevie. mum and dad so special. love to you all. Julie Elliott (Markham)xxx

    Julie elliott (markham) September 27, 2022
  2. I just heard this news today and am terribly sad. Karen was a special person and will be dearly missed. Love and prayers to her family xo

    Kristy Cameron February 25, 2022
  3. I am so saddened to hear this news ,I was at school with Karen and also worked with her we had so great times together, sending love to you all Babs,Alan and Steven sleep tight beautiful ❤xxx

    Biddy scott (Greatbatch ) February 25, 2022
  4. Alan, Babs & all of your families,
    We would have loved to be with you to celebrate the life of your beautiful daughter Karen, words seem too simple to express how we feel for you all at this incredibly sad time. Hopefully your special memories will help you along the road ahead. Most sincere thoughts for you.
    Terry, Sharon & family 💝🌻🌟🌈

    Terry & Sharon Boswell February 19, 2022
  5. Heartfelt Sympathy and love to Babs, Alan, Steve and family on the loss of Karen, her fight is now over may she now Rest In Peace.
    Love Agnes & Family💔

    Agnes McLaren February 19, 2022
  6. Dear Alan and Babs,

    We are so sorry for the sad loss of your beautiful daughter, taken far too soon. RIP Karen xxx

    Trevor and Alizon

    Trevor and Alizon West February 18, 2022
  7. My beautiful goddaughter I never got to see you as you were so far away but you were in my thoughts and prayers God bless you Karen rest in peace.x

    Joan Kepler February 18, 2022
  8. Dear Karen we were so lucky to have such a lovely neice as you’
    Many miles kept us apart but the thought of you happy in your adopted country and bringing up such a lovely family gave us comfort. Sorry we have lost you but the happy memories we shared with you we will always remember. All our love Mick & Marg xx

    Mick & Marg Grigson February 18, 2022
  9. Thinking of you all at this very sad time. RIP Karen xx

    Graham Knight

    Graham Knight February 18, 2022
  10. Our condolences to all the family. Sleep tight karen God Bless
    Love Patrick & Barbara xx

    Patrick Locke February 18, 2022
  11. Deepest sympathy to Millie, Xavier, Charlie, Hayley, Jayden, Steve, Babs, Allan & family.

    Karen was such a lovely and caring mum. May you all find comfort and cherish your precious memories forever.

    Love Nikki, Jason, Grace & Ella xxx

    Nikki and Jason Mitchem February 17, 2022
  12. Deepest sympathy to Nathan, Hayley, Charlie, Milly and the Griggson family. I’m so sorry for your loss. Karen was a wonderful neighbour to me and will be sadly missed. Mary Malseed

    Mary Malseed February 17, 2022
  13. My deepest sympathy to you Stephen and all of Karen’s family. My thoughts are with you all at this sad time. Jan

    Jan Mackenzie February 17, 2022
  14. So sad to hear that Karen has passed away. We have fond memories growing up and attending the village school at Charlton. Our thoughts are with you Babs, Alan, Stephen and all the family. May you now rest in peace Karen. All our love Sue, Mark,Lucy & Harry Brown xx❤️

    Sue Brown February 17, 2022
  15. So very sorry to hear this sad news. Thoughts are with you all. RIP Karen ❤ Dick Taylor

    Dick Taylor February 17, 2022
  16. My deepest Condolences to Hayley and family on the passing of your beautiful Mum and Nan.

    Heather Batten

    Batten Heather February 16, 2022
  17. Dear Charlie, Millie and Xavier, and families.

    Sincerest condolences and deepest sympathies on the passing of a tireless mother and friend.

    Much love to you all at this sad time.

    Dartie, Lisa and the whole Childers team. 💛💛💛

    Robert Dart February 16, 2022
  18. To our friend Steve and family, our thoughts are with you all at this very sad time. Rest peacefully dear Karen.❤️
    Gina and Maxi

    Gina Walker February 16, 2022
  19. Heartfelt condolences Charlie, Millie, Hayley, Alan, Babs & families.
    So many fun, happy memories together of the boys growing up.
    With much love
    Riley, Raj, Bronwyn & Chelsea

    Bronwyn Patel February 16, 2022
  20. To Steve and family, we are saddened to hear of the passing of your beloved sister Karen. Our thoughts go out to you and your family at this sad time. Rest peacefully Karen.
    Gina and Maxi

    Gina Walker February 16, 2022
  21. A beautiful and kind woman with a cheeky laugh. Our sincerest condolences to you all. May you find comfort in precious memories and the knowledge that her family were her everything and she loved you all so very much. Rest In Peace dear Karen

    The Rantall family February 16, 2022
  22. So so sorry to hear this tragic news ,thinking of you all at this sad sad time .with love CHRIS AND BARRY …Xxxxxx

    Christine Hirons February 15, 2022
  23. So sorry Stephen to read about Karen’s recent passing. Our thoughts and sympathy are with you, your mum & dad and Karen’s family.
    Kerrin & Maree Hayes ❤️

    Maree Hayes February 15, 2022
  24. Our sincere condolences to you all. Our thoughts are with you at this very sad time. So many wonderful memories of the fun family times we had. We will cherish them forever. RIP Karen a beautiful sole, fly high.
    Sending love to everyone. XOX

    Julie & Gavin Morris February 15, 2022
  25. To Millie & Family x
    I am so sorry on the passing of your beautiful mum . I’m very blessed to have known her. She was such a kind soul and a very welcoming woman i am so sorry for your loss .
    Reach out anytime mil we all love you.
    RIP KAREN X we will miss you !
    Love Gemma H ❤️

    Gemma hinkley February 15, 2022
  26. Millie, Charlie & family I am so saddened at the passing of your wonderful mum, Karen. My sincere condolences to you all. She was a lovely, caring person and loved you deeply. Love Mark & Bernie Sullivan

    Mark Sullivan February 15, 2022
  27. Sleep tight Karen taken to soon .Heartfelt sympathy’s,love from Lynne & Brian xxx

    L&B Riggs February 15, 2022
  28. Sincere sympathys to you all,fond distant memories of Karen and her loving family,courage to you all. Jan & Dave

    Jan & Dave Faull February 15, 2022
  29. So very sorry to hear and see this sad news. You must be heart broken. Awful to have to deal with this but know both Jon and I will be thinking of you at this time and send you our love. With much sympathy. Jane and Jon

    Jane Wallace and Jon Plowman February 15, 2022
  30. Even though I hadn’t seen Karen for years I often looked back on the time we spent together, ballroom dancing when we were little, growing up together at school. There are no words as this sad time. Just to say I am thinking of you all❤️

    Alex Thornton February 15, 2022
  31. Such Sad Sad news, i grew up with Karen lovely girl im in shock Rest in Peace 🙏

    Kevin Adams February 14, 2022
  32. To one of the most courageous and genuine people I have ever known and loved.
    I’ll miss our laughs.
    Love you Karen.

    Rachel February 14, 2022
  33. Much love to you all, I was so sad to hear this news. Karen was such a special, beautiful person and years later my daughters still raved about her and the time they spent with her.
    Rest In Peace Karen ❤️

    Leanne Radley February 14, 2022
  34. I will cherish our dinners, laughs and wines we had together. Forever in my thoughts and heart my beautiful friend.
    Donna, Sean, Cody & Damon.

    Donna Dickson February 14, 2022
  35. So sorry to hear this sad news. Many fond memories of her time in Brackley uk with our young children
    Love and thoughts with her family
    Diane and Richard

    Diane and Richard Jasper February 14, 2022
  36. Our deep condolences,
    RIP Karen..
    though we’ve never met and we’re separated by thousand miles, I feel so close to you. Have a happyvand peaceful rest Karen.. ❤❤❤

    Hilda Ismail Indonesia. February 14, 2022