Karen Salyers

SALYERS, Karen Lee (Stewart), 51, of Ruther Glen, VA, formerly of Colliers, WV, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg, VA.

She was born on September 14, 1961, a daug-hter of Neil Stewart of Weirton, WV and Linda Stewart of Colliers, WV.

Karen graduated in 1980 from Brooke High School.

She was Nazarene by faith.

Karen worked as a dispatcher with Ward’s Truck Center in Woodbridge, VA. She was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by three sisters, her twin sister, Kaye (Stewart) Scroggins, Ruther Glen, VA, Cherri Stewart and Lisa Cymbor both of Arizona; four brothers, Bud Stewart, Weirton, WV, Mark Stewart, North Carolina, Tom (Theresa) Stewart, Colliers, WV, and Chris (Tiff) Stewart, Follansbee, WV; several nieces and nephews among them, Janie (Zeeshan) Jeffers, Christine (Mike) Torrence, and Stephanie (James) Scroggins; several great-nieces and nephews among them, Halle, Laylah, and Aston.

Visitation will be held on Friday, July 19th from 4-7 p.m. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV where funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 20th at 1 p.m. with Jonathan Absher, minister officiating.

Interment will follow in St. Johns Cemetery in Colliers, WV.

The family would like to thank the Ward Truck Center along with Chrissy and Donnie Ward, Michelle and John Ward and the entire Ward family for all their love and support of Karen throughout her illness.

Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice at 10686 State Route 150 Rayland, OH 43943.

Condolences may be sent to: www.mullenbachfh.com.