Karen L. West, 69, of Lebanon died peacefully Sunday, May 23, 2021, at the Hershey Medical Center, surrounded by her loving husband and sons.

Born in Lebanon on October 12, 1951, she was the daughter of the late Harold Blantz. Before retiring, Karen worked as an LPN at the Hershey Medical Center and Manorcare. She was also a member of the Lebanon VFW.

Surviving is her husband, James West of Lebanon, two sons, Bill Wargo, husband of Monica of West Chester, Scott Wargo, significant other of Jamie of Freeland, Michigan, one stepson, Jason West, husband of Janice of San Francisco, California, six grandchildren, Payton, Danika, Blake, Emily, Layla, and Bella, and several half-brothers and half-sisters.

A celebration of life event will be organized by the family at a future date. The family requests to not send flowers due to no service at this time, but instead, send gifts of love to your own loved ones. Kreamer Funeral Home and Crematory, Annville is overseeing arrangements.