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Neill Funeral Home

3501 Derry Street, Harrisburg, PA

OBITUARY

Karen Lee Kute

March 24, 1957February 7, 2020
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Karen L. Kute, 62, of Oberlin, passed away Friday, February 7, 2020 at UPMC Osteopathic Hospital. She was born March 24, 1957 in Harrisburg; she was the daughter of the late Charles H. and Shirley I. (Hutchinson) Livering; and preceded in death by her brother, Daryl Livering.

She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Mark J. Kute; 3 daughters, Mandie Echols (Jimi), Jennie Gould (Michael) and Brittni Stuckey (Matthew); a son, Kelen Kute; 3 grandchildren, Zoie Echols, Carter Gould and Jack Stuckey; a sister, Margaret G. Strickler; and a brother, Charles Livering.

Karen cooked for the Swatara Junior High School and waitressed at several local restaurants for many years.

Karen loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed the family trips to the beach, reading books, her dogs and tending to her garden and flowers.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, February 14, 2020 in the Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry St., Harrisburg. Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. A viewing will be held from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Thursday and 10:00 AM Friday until the time of the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

  • FAMILY

  • Mark J. Kute, Husband
  • Mandie Echols (Jimi), Daughter
  • Jennie Gould (Michael), Daughter
  • Brittni Stuckey (Matthew), Daughter
  • Kelen Kute, Son
  • Zoie Echols, Granddaughter
  • Carter Gould, Grandson
  • Jack Stuckey, Grandson
  • Margaret Strickler, Sister
  • Charles Livering, Brother
  • Karen was preceded in death by her parents; Charles H. and Shirley I. (Hutchinson) Livering, and her brother, Daryl Livering.
  • DONATIONS

  • Hospice of Central PA

Services

  • Viewing Thursday, February 13, 2020
  • Viewing Friday, February 14, 2020
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 14, 2020
  • Interment Friday, February 14, 2020

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Bonnie Gladu

February 16, 2020

My condolences to Mark and your beautiful family. As one of the younger first cousins at Grandma’s house, Karen was always so kind to me. May she Rest In Peace and your family be comforted by the loving memories you have of her.

Pam Biller

February 14, 2020

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Karen was a very strong lady. She was blessed to have such a wonderful husband and family. She will be missed but God will take care of her.

Lucinda Deitrich

February 14, 2020

Our deepest sympathy to you, Mark, and all your family. Love and prayers.

Brandy Zimmermsn

February 14, 2020

She was my Pink Sister and She Babysitter with my brothers and friends with my parents Bob/Deb Shifflet. I will miss my sister and love her.

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