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Karen R. Blevins

August 11, 1951 - May 14, 2021


     Karen R. Blevins, 69, entered into eternal rest on Friday May 14 at 12:06 p.m. at her home in Rocky Hollow. Her family was most important in the world to her, was her life's work, pride and joy. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Donald R. Blevins, Sr. (Butch), daughters, Kristy Blevins, Jennifer Blevins Smith and Nicole Blevins. As well as ten grandchildren, Dave Frey Jr, Tyrone Frey, Derrick Frey, Craig Smith, Jr., Tristan Shaull, Jade and Slade Shaull, Taten Martin, Timothy Morton, and Summer Weaver; and a great-grandson, Conner Smith. She was preceded in death by her son, Donald Blevins, Jr (DJ) and a grandson Darwin Frey. Although her mother Edna (Runkle) Eyer and her biological father, Levere Smith have passed, her step-father, Lester Holtzinger survives her as well as seven siblings and their families. Karen worked as a preschool teacher for years. 

     A viewing will be held on Friday, May 21, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Family of God Community Church, 147 1st Ave, Red Lion. A service of honor and praise for Karen will begin at 12 p.m. with Pastor Howard Edmondson officiating. We encourage favorite memory sharing at the service. Burial will take place at Susquehanna Memorial Gardens, 250 Chestnut Hill Rd, York. Karen was a wonderful mother and grandmother and will sadly be missed by everyone who ever knew and loved her. Gladfelter Funeral Home, Inc. is entrusted with the arrangements.

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