Karen Wharton

ROGERS — Karen L. Wharton, 73, of Rogers, died on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 at her home.

She was born on May 23, 1944 in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter of the late Arthur and Lovie Queen Lesher.

Her husband, Rancy M. Wharton preceded her in death.

She is survived by her daughter, Crystal Marcum of Rogers; two sisters, Nancy Watson of Barberton, and Armeta Emreschak of Dravosburg, Pa.; a brother, Earl Lesher of East Palestine; three grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

A time to celebrate Mrs. Wharton’s life and pay respects to her family will take place on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 from noon to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018 from noon to 5 p.m. at her home on Scotts Mill Rd., Rogers.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Van Dyke-Swaney-Rettig Funeral Home, East Palestine.