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Karen Kelley

Karen A. Kelley (Yerg)

Monday, December 8th, 1952 - Tuesday, August 18th, 2020
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Obituary

Karen A. Kelley, 67, of South Hanover Township, Hummelstown, went to be with her Savior on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.

She was born on December 8, 1952, in Sunbury to her father, the late Robert L. and mother, Alta Rae (Heaps) Yerg.
Karen graduated from Shikellamy High School in 1970. Along with her twin sister, Kathy, she went to and graduated from nursing school in Danville. With her LPN certificate in her hand she moved to the Hershey area where she worked in Pediatrics at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.

Karen was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Harrisburg and Hershey Wards, where she was a Greeter, and a member and Correspondent Coordinator of the church’s Women’s Relief Society. Karen was President of the local chapter of the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and enjoyed their sisterhood and bonding. She served in functions throughout the years that brought her lifetime friendships. She loved the color purple, traveling, cooking, hosting parties and spending time with family and friends. Most of all she adored her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Karen is survived by her husband of 13 years, Dale G. Kelley, whom she married on May 18, 2007; son, Matthew R. Wagner (Tonya Leed); daughter, Yupha Matos (Carlos); stepchildren, Jessica Kelley, James Kelley (Leah), Jennifer Lyne Zaghloul (Ezzy) and Jenny Ritzman; eight grandchildren, Brianna, Xiomy, Avalon Grace, Ethan, Jonah, Adam, Noran and Zaine; great grandchildren, Nelson, Carter, Nathaniel and Alyana; sister, Kathy Roush; and brother Kevin Yerg, and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Keith Yerg.

Friends and relatives are invited to a viewing Sunday, August 23, 2020, from 5 to 7 PM in the Trefz & Bowser Funeral Home, 114 West Main Street, Hummelstown. A private service will be held in her church with interment following in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.

The family requests that donations be made in Karen’s name to: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4788 Union Deposit Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111 (Write “Relief Fund” on the memo line); or to the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Children’s Hospital, Office of University Development and Alumni Relations, Mail Code A120, PO Box 852, Hershey, PA 17033.

Online condolences may be shared at www.trefzandbowser.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, August 23rd, 2020 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Sunday, August 23rd, 2020 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Trefz & Bowser Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    114 West Main Street
    HUMMELSTOWN, PA 17036
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  • Interment

    Location
    Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
    Address
    54 Indiantown Gap Road
    ANNVILLE, PA 17003
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