Karin Thompson

Karin Elfreide Thompson

March 14, 1957 – September 23, 2013


Born in Oldenburg, Germany, Karin immigrated to Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada in July 1960. Daughter of successor Guenther and late Gerda Johannes of Summerland, BC and sister to Ursel Johannes-Roach of Cumberland, BC.

Residing most of her life in Kitimat, Karin was an active member of the Kitimat 4-H Club and Minor Hockey League, receiving commendations for her roles as Manager of the REP hockey league and the success of Kitimat’s first 4-H fall fair by the MLA of Skeena. She had an overwhelming love and passion for her family, friends and all living creatures. She was a proud, loving Mother and Oma. Survived by four children, Guenther Tyrone Thompson of Kitimat with grandchild Aspen Sherwood Thompson; Matthew Alfred Roy Thompson of Calgary, AB; Norman Brett Thompson with grandchild Zalund Brett Thompson of Vernon, BC and Krista Merle Thompson of Toronto, ON.

A private family service was held Sunday, September 29 in memorial of Karin.

“Always on our minds, Forever in our hearts”