Karen R. Spittle, 76, of Tower City, passed away Sunday, November 29, 2020 at the Tremont Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Born in Tower City, January 18, 1944, a daughter of the late Ray and Betty Reinoehl Spittle. Karen was a 1961 graduate of Porter Tower High School. Following graduation, she became a licensed beautician and operated her own salon for many years. She was a retired seamstress from the former JE Morgan Knitting Mills, Williamstown.
Karen was raised by the late Harold and Grace Romberger and loved spending her time around horses, she especially enjoyed her horse Goldie. She always looked forward to getting her hair done every Friday, and having an opportunity to socialize with her friends. She was a fan of Elvis and Charlie Pride. When Karen resided on Grand Avenue in Tower City she could often be found sitting on her front porch.
In addition to her parents and Harold and Grace, she was preceded in death by her longtime companion Lee D. Leuschner, 2002.
Surviving are her son, whom she was extremely proud of, Lee H. Leuschner (Heather), Tower City; a brother, Dennis Spittle, Virginia; two sisters, Gail Carl (Jack), Williamstown and Sandi Yoder, Tower City. Several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Following Karen's wishes there will be no services. She will be laid to rest privately in the Greenwood Cemetery. Memorial donations in her memory can be made to the Tower Porter EMS, P.O. Box 33, Tower City, PA 17980. The Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. has been entrusted with the arrangements. To send condolences to the family please visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com
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