Nov. 17, 2012
Karyn L. Newell, 39, of Norristown, died Saturday evening, Nov. 17, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md. She was the wife of Troy R. Newell.
Born on May 16, 1973 in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of Eugene J. Kieczkajlo of Dallas, and the late Cathy (Welch) Kieczkajlo. She has lived in Montgomery County for the past 15 years, moving from Dallas, Pa.
She earned an associate degree from Luzerne County Community College and bachelor's degree from East Stroudsburg University, and was currently employed by Coram Healthcare Company.
Karyn was a member of the Evansburg United Methodist Church, the Harmony Chapter of Order of Eastern Star and the Rainbow Girls.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her paternal and maternal grandfathers, Martin Kieczkajlo and Richard Welch.
In addition to her husband and father, she is survived by daughter, Renata Newell, home; sister, Carrie Kieczkajlo, Harveys Lake; paternal and maternal grandmothers, Jean Kieczkajlo, Kingston, and Lorraine Welch, Luzerne; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at a visitation from 9 until 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 23, at the William H. Clark Funeral Home, 1003 Main St., Stroudsburg.
The funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with Pastor Eva Johnson officiating. Private cremation will take place following the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial remembrances be sent to the Renata Newell Memorial Fund, c/o Linda Newell, 118 Newell Lane, Stroudsburg, PA 18360.
Arrangements by William H. Clark Funeral Home, 1003 Main St., Stroudsburg, PA 18360 www.wmhclarkfuneralhome.com.