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Karyn Sue Johnson

July 18, 1947 July 29, 2019
Karyn Sue Johnson
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Karyn Sue Johnson (nee Kohler), 72, of Elyria, went to be with the Lord on Monday, July 29, 2019, after a stroke. She was born July 18, 1947 in Elyria, and Karyn graduated from Midview High School in 1965. Karyn retired from the U.S. Postal Service and was the first full-time female letter carrier in Lorain County.Karyn was a much loved daughter, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend. She took great pleasure in her family. Karyn will be forever missed by her son Stephen Kohler and daughter- in- law Amy of Elyria; her daughter, Kimberly Hirsch and her son-in-law Chuck of Elyria; her brother Kerry Kohler and her sister-in-law Rita of Groveland, FL.; sister Amy Hartwell and her brother-in-law Ira of Cleveland; grandchildren Kaitlin, Grace, Ella, and Timothy Kohler, Gabe, Jobe, Odin, and Emelia Hirsch; many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents Bernard and Jean (nee Buck) Kohler of Elyria. Family will receive friends 4 PM until time of service at 6 PM Friday, August 2, 2019 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria 440-322-4626. Pastor Dean Good will officiate. Burial Private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the National MS Society in memory of Karyn Johnson. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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4:00 PM 8/2/2019 4:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 8/2/2019 6:00:00 PM
Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home

38475 Chestnut Ridge
Elyria, OH 44035

Funeral services 6:00 PM Friday, August 2, 2019 in the funeral home

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Elyria 44035 OH
United States

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National MS Society


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