Karen Ann Auxt, age 60 of Newport, passed away on Friday, January 15, 2016, peacefully at home.
She was born December 30, 1955 to Anna Shull and the late Harry Shull. Karen was preceded in death by two brothers, Terry and Jim Shull and granddaughter, Alexandra Auxt.
Karen enjoyed spending time with her family, going to her grandkids ball games and painting with her friends. She also enjoyed raising and taking care of her animals and garden.
Karen is survived by her husband, Franklin J. Auxt, Jr. of Newport; two daughters, Alicia Lesher and spouse Chad of Elliottsburg, Bobbi J. Auxt of Newport; son, Brian Auxt and spouse Susanne of Liverpool. In addition to her children, surviving are grandchildren Samantha, Brooke, Kaytlynne, Brian Jr., Rebecca, Cynthia and Johnathan Auxt, Tyler Fickes and Peyton Auxt; and great grandchildren, Annaleigh, Aaliyah, Carter and Avery.
A private memorial service was held January 19 from the David Myers Funeral Home, Newport.