Jane Ann Karns

Jane Ann Karns, 50, of Rural Valley, passed away on July 31, 2012 at the ACMH Hospital - Kittanning. She was born on May 28, 1962 to Jack and Judy (Bowser) Boyer in Kittanning. Jane retired from Allegheny Ludlum, Brackenridge. She graduated from Shannock Valley High School in 1980, enjoyed traveling to Ocean City, spending time with her grandchildren, scrap booking, shopping and going to lunch and breakfast with the ladies from Allegheny Ludlum..Jane is survived by her husband Mickey S. Karns, who she married Dec. 30, 1978; two daughters, Alicia J. Brown and husband Michael of Oakmont, and Brooke E. Fouse and companion Michael S. Bish of Yatesboro; two brothers, Greg (Melissa) Boyer of Yatesboro, Eric (Jane) Boyer of Dayton; a sister, Jaci Frech of Rural Valley; five grandchildren, Michael S. Fouse, Christian T. Brown, Austin J. Fouse, London J. Bish, and Ireland M. Bish; and a sister-in-law, Debbie Boyer.She was preceded in death by her father, Jack E. Boyer; her mother, Judy A. Boyer; and one brother, Kenneth Boyer.Visitation was held Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Carson/Boyer Funeral Home, Inc, 724 Main St., Rural Valley.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Carson/Boyer Funeral Home, Inc, Rural Valley, with Pastor Donald Breghenti officiating.Burial will take place in the Pleasant Union Lutheran Cemetery, Kittanning.The funeral home can be found online at www.carsonboyer.com.