Karen "Sue" Hostetter

December 4, 1944 - September 30, 2018
Born in Piqua, Ohio
Resided in Piqua, OHIO
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Karen “Sue” Hostetter, 73, of Piqua, passed away at 8:00 a.m. Sunday, September 30, 2018. She was born on December 4, 1944 in Piqua to the late Carris “John” and Edna Mae (Cox) Shuff. She married Larry N. Hostetter January 14, 1961, and he survives.

Other survivors include two daughters, Lori (Brian) Webster, Leah (B.J.) Brown both of Piqua; four sons, Ken (Barb) Hostetter, Joe Hostetter, Kelly (Ale) Hostetter all of Piqua, Keith (Karina) Hostetter of O’Fallon, Illinois; 15 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one brother, John (Deb) Shuff of Greenville. She was preceded in death by a brother, Don; a sister, Kay; and two grandchildren, Tyler Hostetter and Philip Webster.

Mrs. Hostetter was a graduate of St. Mary Memorial High School and earned her Bachelor’s Degree from the Wright State University in 1977. She and Larry co-owned The Carpet House in Piqua for 32 years. She and Larry also hosted 12 foreign exchange students from Guatemala and Spain. She was an avid supporter of all Piqua Indians athletics. She enjoyed traveling, reading and spending time with her family especially by her pool in the summer months. She will be deeply missed by her loving family and many friends.

A service to honor her life will begin at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, October 6, 2018 at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home with Liana Michael and Larry Butt co-officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10-12 pm Saturday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Piqua Red & Blue Athletic Scholarship Fund, 1 Indian Trail, Piqua, OH 45356. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.





Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home
333 W. High Street
Piqua, OH US 45356
Saturday, October 6, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home
333 W. High Street
Piqua, OH US 45356
Saturday, October 6, 2018
12:00 PM


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Piqua, Ohio 45356
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