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Karen Napoli

Obituary for Karen Napoli

April 5, 1953 - May 8, 2018
Avon Lake, Ohio | Age 65

Loving Wife, Daughter, Sister, Aunt


Karen Napoli (nee Gnandt) 65, a 30 year resident of Avon Lake lost her battle with cancer on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. She was born April 5, 1953 in Penfield, OH.
Karen was a 1971 graduate of Keystone High School and she earned her Bachelor's Degree from Baldwin Wallace. She worked for B.P. (British Petroleum) as a vessel operator where she monitored the tankers from a centralized location. After leaving B.P. she moved on to work at Bendix as the project coordinator and retired in 2016. Karen loved her horse, Blue Star, her cats Katie and Fizzy; enjoyed traveling; she was an avid photographer and enjoyed taking pictures of Wild life. Her love of wild life turned into her volunteering at area Raptor Centers working with birds of prey.
Karen is survived by her husband Clem; mother Eleanor Gnandt (nee Toth); bothers Mark, Kurt and Eric; nephew Shawn Gnandt and several other nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her father George Gnandt and her sister Carmen Dudash.
Friends may call Monday, May 14th from 1-2pm with a 2pm Memorial service at BUSCH FUNERAL HOME 163 AVON-BELDEN RD, AVON LAKE. 440-933-3202

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Avon Lake, OH 44012
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