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Karen S. Ellenberger

September 29, 1964 — December 22, 2021

Mill Creek

Karen S. Ellenberger

Ellenberger, Karen S. (Wagner), 57, Mill Creek, passed away December 22, 2021, at Mount Nittany Hospital, State College. Born September 29, 1964, Huntingdon County, daughter of Ellen (Steel) Wagner and the late Richard Wagner. Preceded in death by loving husband, Charles “Jake” Ellenberger II, and mother-in-law, Nora Bowser. Survived by daughter, Sierra Moist and husband, Nathan; stepchildren, Charles Ellenberger III and wife, Dawn; and Scott Ellenberger and wife, Josie; grandson, Tanner and 8 step grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and stepmother, Doris Wagner, and father-in-law, Mervin Bowser. Karen enjoyed bowling in leagues with her husband and playing BINGO. She was a member of the Mill Creek Lions Club. Karen loved spending time with her family—especially her grandson, Tanner. Family and friends will be received on Monday December 27, 2021, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Arrangements have been entrusted to Heath-Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 61 E. Shirley St., Mount Union, “Honored Provider of Veterans Funeral Care™.” Condolences may be made at

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Monday, December 27, 2021

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Heath-Anderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services

61 E Shirley St, Mount Union, PA 17066

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