Karen Ann Mearns Timer, 68, of Woodstock, VA passed away Thursday, February 19, 2015 at UVA Medical Center in Charlottesville, VA. The funeral service will be held on Friday, February 27 at 2:00 p.m. at Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock, VA. Reverend Joan Wilson will officiate. Burial will be private. The family will receive friends Friday at the funeral home from 1-2 p.m.
Mrs. Timer was born May 25, 1946 in Kingston, NY, daughter of the late Thomas C. Mearns Sr. and Naomi “Duffy” Cole Mearns. She graduated from Albany Medical Center School of Nursing and worked as an RN at Albany Medical Center, Onondaga Hospital in Syracuse, NY, Kelly Assisted Living in Falls Church, VA and Arlington Primary Care. She retired to Woodstock in 2003. She was a former member of Emmaus United Church of Christ in Vienna, VA.
Memorial contributions may be made to Friends of the North Fork, P.O. Box 746, Woodstock, VA 22664.
Karen was a lifelong knitter and very active in the knitting community in Woodstock. She enjoyed working out at Woodstock Rehab and Fitness, collecting stamps and postcards and an avid bird lover. She was known for having a green thumb raising Christmas Cacti and other plants. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.