Shirley C. Karpew, 75, of Womelsdorf, passed away on Friday, April 30, 2021, in her residence. She was the wife of the late Peter M. Karpew.

Shirley was born in Marion Township on February 8, 1946, a daughter of the late Oscar and Catherine Moll. She had been employed by Adelphi Kitchens for many years. She enjoyed crafting and crocheting and was a tattoo artist who co-owned Just Tattoos.

She is survived by daughters, Valerie, wife of Neil Long, Audrey Derr and fiancé Hans Haddock, step-son, Peter M. Karpew, Jr., six grandchildren and seven grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.

Services are private. The family suggests contributions be made in Shirley’s memory to the Humane Society of Lebanon County, 150 N. Ramona Rd., Myerstown, PA 17067.