Karen Astrid Bialecki, 64, of Berwick, PA, passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2022, at her residence.
BERWICK, PA ~ Karen Astrid Bialecki, 64, of Berwick, PA, passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2022, at her residence. She was born on October 31, 1957, in Bloomsburg, PA; the daughter of Sonya Hendrickson Schultz of Danville, PA and the late William Dale Hileman.
Karen graduated from Danville Area High School in 1976 and from Geisinger LPN School in 1983.
She was employed with the Holy Family Convent for over twenty years and from there became a dedicated nurse. She was recently employed at Emmanuel Nursing Center, Danville, PA.
Karen volunteered her time and gained a love for helping people. She volunteered with Danville Ambulance Service and the Knights of Columbus for over thirty years serving hot Thanksgiving meals.
Karen was a dedicated nurse, mother, daughter, friend, and “G”. Her greatest enjoyment in life was spending time with her family especially her granddaughter and her dogs; Jager and Bridgette.
Karen is survived by one son: Jonathan Bialecki and his wife Nicole; of Orangeville, PA and one daughter; Kirsten Bartlow and her husband, Brandon; of Berwick, PA. She is also survived by one granddaughter; whom she adored; Emersyn Brynn Bartlow and two grandchildren on the way. Karen is also survived by one sister; Candy Oberdorf and her husband Ed of Danville and one brother; Curtis Hileman and his wife Michele of Danville.
Karen was preceded in death by her grandmother, Katherine Hendrickson.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Karen’s Life on Saturday, July 23, 2022, from 12:00PM-5:00PM at Washington “Washies” Fire and Hose Company Banquet Hall; 532 Railroad Street, Danville, PA 17821.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Danville SPCA, 1467 Bloom Road, Danville, PA 17821.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 W. Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821.