Karen (Lewis) Hand

September 11, 1959 ~ October 10, 2022 (age 63) 63 Years Old
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Karen Hand, 63, of Castalia passed away peacefully Monday, October 10, 2022, at her residence following a lengthy illness.

She was born September 11, 1959, in Sandusky and was a 1977 graduate of Sandusky High School. She received her LPN license at EHOVE Nursing School. She worked as an LPN at the Providence Care Center, she also worked at the former Cedar Villa, Margaritaville, and as a host for Berardi’s Restaurant. Karen enjoyed camping, socializing with friends, and was a season ticket holder of her beloved Cleveland Browns. Anyone who knew Karen, will forever remember the smile she wore on her face and her unique hat collection.

She is survived by the love of her life and husband of thirty years, Kevin Hand, whom she married in 1992; her parents, Pearl and Kathleen (Richie) Lewis of Sandusky; two sisters, Kimmi Ryan of Loris, South Carolina and Christine Dietrich of Sandusky; nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by one brother, William “Bill” Lewis.

Friends may call from 5:00 pm until time of funeral service at 7:00 pm Friday, October 14, 2022, in the Pfeil Funeral Home, Sandusky Chapel, 617 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky. Chaplain David T. Clarke from Stein Hospice will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870.

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October 14, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Pfeil Funeral Homes, Sandusky Chapel
617 Columbus Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870

Funeral Service
October 14, 2022

7:00 PM
Pfeil Funeral Homes, Sandusky Chapel
617 Columbus Avenue
Sandusky, OH 44870


Stein Hospice Service
1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky OH 44870
Tel: 1-419-625-5269


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