Anita L. Karlin
Porter Funeral Home, serving the Entire Kansas City and Surrounding Areas.
Porter Funeral Home, BBB Member

Families in our care, Porter Funeral Home

Anita L. Karlin , Age: 80
October 16, 1937 -- December 24, 2017

Anita Louise (Werth) Karlin, age 80, died December 24 at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. She was born October 16, 1937 to Alex E. and Alvina (Boxler) Werth in Shoenchen, KS. She married LeRoy (Roy) Karlin of Hays in 1956. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Elvora (Greenway); brother, Roy; brother, Earnest; and sister, Kathleen (Conness).

Anita attended school at St. Anthony’s in Schoenchen near the family farm before moving to Hays in 1949. She graduated from Marian High in 1955.

Anita is survived by her husband; her son, Robert Karlin of Martinsburg ,WV; granddaughter, Kasey Karlin of Gardner, PA; daughter, Leslie Karlin of Roeland Park, KS; and nieces and nephews.

She was a talented artist and had many other interests in life that included a love of animals, bird watching, horseback riding, long road trips, gardening, and cooking. She especially enjoyed their home in York, PA which she filled with antiques and decorated beautifully for Christmas.

Anita was much loved and will be dearly missed by her family.

Additional Service: Funeral Service
Location: Porter Funeral Home
Address: 8535 Monrovia Street
City: Lenexa
State: KS
Zip Code: 66215
Date: December 29, 2017
Time: 1:00 PM
Additional Information: Visitation 12 noon-1 p.m. with Funeral Service 1 p.m. Friday, December 29 at Porter Funeral Home, 8535 Monrovia, Lenexa, KS. Burial in Lenexa Cemetery.
Google Map: Click Here to see Location on Map.

Patricia Berning December 29, 2017

niece Overland Park , Kansas

So sorry for your loss.