MINERAL RIDGE, Ohio – Private services were held for Karen Jean Kucera, 68 of Mineral Ridge who passed away Friday evening, September 16, 2016 surrounded by her family.
Karen was born June 3, 1948 in Warren the daughter of Thomas, Sr. and Betty (Gardlock) Ziegler.
She was a homemaker, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
She was Methodist by faith.
Karen leaves to cherish her memory her husband Charles Kucera, whom she married June 12, 1976, three children, Tracy (Dave) Shepard of West Middlesex, Pennsylvania, Tammy Nicholas of Leetonia, and Charles, Jr. (Barbara) Kucera of McDonald. Karen also leaves one brother Ronald Ziegler of Warren as well as four grandchildren, Somer Nicholas, Keaton, Kerrigan, and Kennedy Kucera, and two great grandchildren, Devonte and Jax.
Besides her parents, Karen was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Kayleigh and a brother Thomas Ziegler, Jr.
The family would like to thank the staff of Hospice of the Valley for all the care, love and support shown Karen and them during her illness.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donation be made to Hospice of the Valley, 5000 East Market Street Suite #19, Warren, Ohio 44484.
Arrangements handed by Lane Family Funeral Homes.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, September 20 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX.