Cover photo for Karen Pierce's Obituary
Karen Pierce Profile Photo
1958 Karen 2018

Karen Pierce

July 8, 1958 — December 1, 2018

Wilmington

Karen  Pierce,
Age 60, of Wilmington, Ohio, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, Saturday evening, December 1, 2018 at the Clinton Memorial Hospital in Wilmington  after her five and a half year battle with cancer.
She was born July 8, 1958 in Cleveland, Ohio daughter of the late Frank Joseph & Marilyn Louise (Scantland) Mitchell.
Karen received her BS degree from Ohio University in Dietetics & Community Nutrition.  She had worked as a Dietetic Nutritionist for the Prairie View Apartments in Wilmington.  She was a former member of the Eastern Star in Nelsonville and a member of the Presbyterian Church in Wilmington, but most of all she was a Mom.

Surviving are her husband of 37 years, whom she married on August 8, 1981 in Nelsonville-  Thomas Pierce; 2 sons- Benjamin (Jill) Pierce, Springboro and Timothy (Kelly) Pierce, Wilmington; grandson- Oliver Pierce; brother- David Mitchell, Charlotte, NC; 2 sisters- Becky (Joe) Officer, Oakdale, CA & Lisa (Louis) Lozano, Boston, MA; and many nieces & nephews.
In addition to her parents, Karen was preceded in death by her brother- Mark Mitchell.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the Presbyterian Church of Wilmington,  with Pastor Jim Graham officiating.  Graveside Interment Services will be held at Greenlawn Cemetery, in Nelsonville, Ohio on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 12:00 Noon.
Friends will be received from 9:30 AM until the time of services at the church on Thursday, Dec. 6. The Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, Wilmington, has been entrusted with the arrangements.   Contributions in Karen's memory may be made to the  American Cancer Society.  To sign the online guest book, please go to edgingtonfuneralhomes.com.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Karen Pierce, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Thursday, December 6, 2018

9:30 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Presbyterian Church of Wilmington

840 Timber Glen, Wilmington, OH 45177

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Presbyterian Church of Wilmington

840 Timber Glen, Wilmington, OH 45177

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Friday, December 7, 2018

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Edgington Funeral Home Wilmington

OH

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 16

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree