BOWERSVILLE Kari Lynn (Richards) Thompson, age 36, of Bowersville, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, October 11, 2012. Kari was born August 27, 1976 in Xenia, the daughter of Terry A. and Gail (Gordley) Richards.
She was preceded in death by her brother: Jeffrey Allen Richards.
In addition to her parents, Kari is survived by her loving husband of 16 years, Steven J. Thompson; children: Jessica, Jeffrey, and Jaiden Thompson, all of Bowersville; sister: Patricia Lynn Richards of Jamestown; mother-in-law and father-in-law: Linda S. and Albert "Joe" Thompson of Bowersville; special niece and nephew: Alexis and Joey; as well as numerous other family members and friends.
Kari had been a counselor at TCN Behavioral Network in Xenia. She enjoyed hiking, camping and the outdoors. Most of all, she loved her family and being with her children, her angels.
Funeral services will be held 1:30 PM Tuesday, October 16th at McColaugh Funeral Home, Inc., 826 N. Detroit St., Xenia. Interment to follow in Silvercreek Cemetery, Jamestown. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 12 Noon until the time of service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, a fund has been established to assist her children, the Kari's Kids Educational Fund, c/o Huntington Bank. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.mccolaughfuneralhome.com.