Karen Jo Cassidy
Funeral Time: Saturday, May 8th at 4:00PM
Karen Jo Cassidy, 50, of Lexington, died Thursday, April 30, 2021 at Baptist Health in Louisville. She was born June 26, 1970 in Lexington to the late Howard T. Cassidy and Gerry Cassidy of Lexington. She attended the University of Kentucky and was a graduate of Bryan Station High School. Karen was the former owner of Rosemont Florist and a very gifted floral designer in Lexington for over 10 years. For the past 8 years, she worked as a server at Lafayette Place, where she served up a plate of love and kindness, with a side to dry wit to her beloved “peeps”. Karen was a kind soul, a loyal friend, and a beloved sister and daughter. She was a generous and gentle person who loved animals, nature, and cooking. Karen is survived by her mother, Gerry Cassidy of Lexington; one sister, Debbie Eller; a niece, Lily Eller; an uncle, George Wells, and many cousins. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Kerr Brothers - Main Street in Lexington. A visitation from 3-4 pm will precede the service and a gathering for family and friends will be held at the residence of Gerry Cassidy directly following the service.