Biddeford, ME – Karen Ann Leavitt was born January 10, 1941 to Ralph and Eva Thompson and passed away on her 78th birthday, January 10, 2019.
She was adopted and raised by the late Foster and Elvie Leavitt Sr. in Saco and graduated from Thornton Academy. Karen worked for a time in Boston, MA at an Insurance Company, before moving to Dover, NH where she spent over twenty-five years at UNH doing custodial work.
She is survived by her grateful son Douglas Leavitt and his wife Carole Jones as well as her brother Robert Thompson and his wife Kaye and her sister Shirley Silvestre and her husband Sonny. She also leaves her nephews Michael and Chris Leavitt and nieces LeAnn and Laine Leavitt. She was also the sister of the late June Thompson and Foster Leavitt Jr.
Burial will take place in the spring