Karen M. “Grandma” Pastor, age 66, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 10:13 A.M. on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers – Bryan, after a brief illness. Karen graduated from Northwest State Community college with her associate degree in computer programming and worked for several years as a computer programmer. She was a member of the Melbern United Methodist Church and she enjoyed riding motorcycles with her husband and spending time with her family.
Karen M. Pastor was born on November 29, 1952, in Toledo, Ohio, the daughter of John and Evelyn (Shipley) Kruthaup. She married Allan L. Pastor on November 22, 1982, in Kentucky, and he survives.
Surviving in addition to her husband are one son, Gabe Cordell, of Toledo; one daughter, Dara Finley, of Bryan; three grandchildren, Kaylee Finley, of Akron, Ohio, Trevor Finley, of Jacksonville, North Carolina, and Makayla Cordell, of Nashville, Tennessee; one stepson, Brent Pastor, of Fort Wayne, Indiana; two step grandchildren, Alex and Cameron; two brothers, Paul (Carol) Kruthaup, of Toledo, and Scott (Kristina) Kruthaup, of Montpelier, Ohio; and one sister-in-law, Coralee (Dennis) Carroll, of Defiance, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Mark Kruthaup.
Services will be held at a later date.
Memorials are requested to the family.