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Karen E. McDevitt

AGE: 71 • Manahawkin

Karen E. McDevitt (nee Twaddell), 71, of Manahawkin passed peacefully December 10, 2016 at home. Born in Wilmington, DE she raised her family in Surf City, NJ. Karen retired as a social worker from the Barnegat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She will be remembered fondly for her love of the beach, swimming, crabbing, golfing, her devotion to her family and friends and for being an active, vibrant and caring person.

Predeceased by her beloved husband, James R. McDevitt, Jr., she is survived by five loving children and their spouses, Laura and Chris Otani, Mary and John McHale, Linda and Michael Kutepow, Jim and Debbie McDevitt, John and Nancy McDevitt; eight cherished grandchildren, Ian, Brian, Curtis, Shauna, Jayne, Grace, Jonathan and Amelia; siblings Clifford Twaddell, Sandra Twaddell D'Eramo and Eileen Mutschler.

Services will be held on Friday, December 16th at Ocean Community Church, 1492 Route 72, Manahawkin, NJ. Visitation at 10:30, Service at 12:00. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Madison Beggs Kicks 4 Kids. Please make checks payable to: The Frances Foundation for Kids Fighting Cancer and mail to: Madison Beggs Kicks 4 Kids, 26 Lexington Road, Howell, NJ 0773. (
Published in Beach Haven Times & Asbury Park Press from Dec. 13 to Dec. 15, 2016
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