Karen L. Amos


Karen L. Amos, 71, of Jefferson Township, Mercer, passed away on Jan. 12, 2019, at her residence, surrounded by her family.
Karen was born in Grove City on March 15, 1947, to Clifford Ray and Ida Mae Owens Chisholm.
She was a 1965 graduate of Grove City High School.
Karen married her beloved husband, Roland Keith Amos, on Dec. 15, 1979. He survives at home.
Karen was a homemaker for her husband and children and loved them dearly. She enjoyed fishing, camping and hunting. Most of all she enjoyed family time, spending time with her husband, children, and especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Karen was a longtime member of the Stoneboro Presbyterian Church.
In addition to her husband, Karen is survived by her children, Kim Watson (Kevin) of West Middlesex, J. Scott Maxwell (Mindy) of Millbrook, Douglas Maxwell (Deana) of Jackson Center, Jamie Maxwell (Lisa) of Sharpsville, Nicole Myers (Michael) of Jackson Center, Tracy Grandelis of Houston, Pa., and Timothy K. Amos (Beth) of Pittsburgh; grandchildren Anthony "Bubba" Celenzi, Lisa Rossi (Geno), Kelcie Elizabeth Maxwell, Jamie Nicole Maxwell, Wyatt Maxwell, William "Billy" Kinsey, Taylor Maxwell, Dougie Maxwell, Connor Maxwell, Kala Maxwell, Kyle Maxwell, Mikey Myers, Tyler Myers, Sophie Myers, Dane Grandelis, Max Grandelis, Nate Grandelis, and Jake Amos; great-grandchildren Geno, Enzo, Brookelynn, Trent, Remi, Parker, Roselle, and Etta, brothers Clifford Chisholm (Gloria) and Bill Chisholm, and several nieces and nephews.
Karen was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorials may be made in Karen's name to Sharon Regional Hospice, 1955 Shenango Valley Freeway, Hermitage, PA 16148.

Karen L., 71, of Jefferson Township, Mercer.
Calling hours: 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday (1-15-19) and 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday (1-16-19) at BLACK FUNERAL HOME of STONEBORO, 99 Franklin St., Stoneboro
Service: 11 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Elizabeth Creekpaum, pastor of Sandy Lake Presbyterian Church, officiating.
Interment: Oak Hill Cemetery.
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