Obituaries & Tributes

Immediate Need

Pre-Arrange Your Funeral

Contact Us

Site Search

A A A

Text Sizing

3000 Wilmington Road
New Castle, PA | 16105
724-658-4711
941 S. Mill St.
New Castle, PA | 16101
724.658.4711
About An Amazing Life|Help

George R.
Kerens

February 22, 1943 – September 9, 2018

Share this tribute
George Kerens

Obituary for George R. Kerens

George R. Kerens, 75, of Union Township, passed away the evening of September 9, 2018 at his residence. Born on February 22, 1943 in Glady, WV, he was the son of the late Carl and Mary Ellen Vance Kerens. On August 31, 1967, he married his beloved wife, the former Joyce Johnson, and the two of them spent 46 years together until she preceded him in death on September 30, 2013.

George had worked as a Crane Operator for LTV Steel and later worked as a truck driver for Reliable Lumber. He served his country as a member of the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era. He was a member of Nashua Orthodox Presbyterian Church.

George is survived by his children, Kimberly Cannaday and husband Anthony and Douglas Kerens, both of Edinburg, PA, brothers, Dale Kerens of Elkins, WV and Glenn Kerens of Glady, WV, sister, Grace Shiflett of Middletown, OH, and grandchildren, Jorgen Kerens and Matthew Cannaday. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by brothers, Harold Kerens and Richard Kerens, and sister, Hilda Kerens.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 2:00pm to 4:00pm at Nashua Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 6893 State Route 551, Edinburg, PA. Memorial services will be conducted Saturday at 4:00pm at the church, officiated by Pastor Patrick Ramsey.

Interment will take place in Graceland Cemetery.
PRINT

Visitation

When Saturday, September 15th, 2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location
Nashua Orthodox Presbyterian Church
Address
6893 State Rt 551
Edinburg, PA

Service Information

When
Saturday, September 15th, 2018 4:00pm
Location
Nashua Orthodox Presbyterian Church
Address
6893 State Rt 551
Edinburg, PA

Interment Information

Location
Graceland Cemetery
Address
Book of Memories
Proudly Serving the Community of New Castle
724-658-4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 3000 Wilmington Road | New Castle, PA 16105 | Fax: 724-658-2144 | Email: decarbofuneralhome@decarbofuneralhomes.com 724.658.4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 941 S. Mill St. | New Castle, PA 16101 | Fax: 724.658.2144 | Email: 724-658-4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 3000 Wilmington Road | New Castle, PA 16105 | Fax: 724-658-2144 | Email: decarbofuneralhome@decarbofuneralhomes.com 724-658-4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 3000 Wilmington Road | New Castle, PA 16105 | Fax: 724-658-2144 | Email: decarbofuneralhome@decarbofuneralhomes.com 724-658-4711 Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | Ed & Don DeCarbo Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. | 3000 Wilmington Road | New Castle, PA 16105 | Fax: 724-658-2144 | Email: decarbofuneralhome@decarbofuneralhomes.com