Obituary for Karen M. Combs

Written by on August 17, 2021

Karen M. Combs 74

of Dunkirk

Services for Karen M. Combs will be held at a later date. It was her wish to be cremated. The Price-McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton is assisting the family with arrangements.

Karen died on Monday, August 16, 2021 at the Kindred Hospital in Lima. She was born on July 1, 1947  in Kenton to the late Marvin L. and Mary (Cowen) Davis. On March 12, 1967 she married Robert Combs and he survives in Dunkirk.

Also surviving are a daughter; Cheryl Busch of Kenton, a sister; Evelyn (Michael) Cole of Findlay, 6 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a daughter; Beth Creviston, an infant son; Jeffrey Combs, 3 brothers; Bud Haus, Ray Davis, Marvin Davis, and a sister; Sandra Appleton.

Karen was a homemaker and was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church in Dunkirk.

She enjoyed crochet, doing crafts, painting and tending to her flowers. Most of all Karen loved her grandchildren and spending time with them whenever she could.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Not by Choice.

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