Karla S. Krendl, 68, died April 12, 2021. She was born June 7, 1952 to Denzil and Anita Warner who preceded her in death.
Karla received her bachelor's degree in education from Ball State University. She later became a member of the Elks Lodge and the co-owner of Ace Hardware in Van Wert. Karla loved to read and loved animals (especially dogs). She also loved being a mother and best friend to her daughter.
Karla is survived by one daughter, Angela Stith of Van Wert; a step-son, Steven Krendl of Columbus; two sisters, Janice (Don) Kinney of Glendale, Arizona; and Vickie (Rocky) Talcott of Plymouth, Indiana; and a family friend, Brian Mercer of Van Wert. She is preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Daniel Warner.
Memorial contributions may be made to Van Wert County Humane Society in honor of her love for animals.
To share in Karla's online memorial, please visit www.alspachgearhart.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.