Charlotte: On March 25, 2018. After a courageous battle with Multiple Sclerosis, Karen Trebony left the loving arms of her husband and best friend, Lester Trebony, to find eternal peace. Born February 22, 1951, Karen is predeceased by her parents William and Mary Kirchoff, and her brother Mark Kirchoff. She is survived by her husband Lester Trebony; brothers Kevin (Nancy), Terry (Judyann), Bruce (Mary Ann), Kenneth, Bill (Jennifer); sisters Eileen (Alex) and Sheila (Gordon); as well as several nieces and nephews.
Karen will be remembered by those who loved her for the immenseness of her heart, her gentle compassion, keen intellect, and her undaunted spirit. Even at an early age, Karen was a loving caregiver to others and she dedicated much of her life to helping those less fortunate, earning the name of “Lady Bountiful” by those who were fortunate to experience her selfless giving.