Karen B. Dreher, 85, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Sunday at Rosewood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Pottsville, March 9, 1933, she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Gladys Reber Fernsler.
She was the widow of Edward C. Dreher, who passed away in 2011.
She was a graduate of Pottsville Area High School, Class of 1951. She was a member of Faith Reformed United Church of Christ, Landingville, and was formerly employed by Classtex, Orwigsburg.
Karen was the past president of the Landingville Fire Hose and a member of the Ladies Auxiliary. She loved spending time with family, cooking, playing cards, crocheting and traveling.
Karen is survived by her two sons, Todd, husband of Sharon, and Scott, husband of Pamela, all of Schuylkill Haven; her grandchildren, Ryan, David and Ashley Dreher; brother, Dale Fernsler, husband of Ingeborg, Wilmington, Del.; nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Faith Reformed United Church of Christ, Landingville, with the Rev. James Fidler officiating. A viewing for family and friends will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday until the time of the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faith Reformed United Church of Christ Memorial Fund, 8 Church St., Landingville, PA 17972. Interment will be in Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven.