Karen S. Keffer

Karen S. Keffer, 66, Davisville, W.Va., passed away on Oct. 18, 2013, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus.

She was born May 25, 1947 in Parkersburg, W.Va., a daughter of the late James Elsworth and Elizabeth Nell Epling Keffer.

Karen was co-owner and office manager of a collection agency in Parkersburg and a HVAC business in Marathon, Fla. for 20 years. She enjoyed horseback riding and was a member of the Woman’s Republican League. She was a member of Life Church of Parkersburg.

She is survived by her two daughters, Lisa Diane Kaelin of Marathon, Fla. and Paige Nicole Keffer of Parkersburg; one son, Paul A. Blough Jr. (Denise) of Mineral Wells, W.Va.; one brother, James M. Keffer (Brenda) of Vienna, W.Va.; grandchildren, Drew Blough, Amberle Berry, Todd R. Hinkle Jr. and Aron M. Hinkle; great-grandchildren, Lauren Berry, and Aliyah and Kylie Frame; niece and nephew, Jamie Keffer and Brandon Schirtzinger; and Lynda Shutts, who was like a sister to her. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an adoptive daughter, Lisa Smith.

Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 21, at Life Church, 1318 12th St, Parkersburg, with Pastor Pasi Sikio officiating.

Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Parkersburg, is assisting the family with arrangements.

An online guestbook will be available at www.lamberttatman.com