Karen Y. Sellers

May 25, 1947 ‒ January 16, 2021

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Karen Y. Sellers, age 73, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on January 16, 2021 at Country Club Retirement Campus.  She was born on May 25, 1947 in Wooster, Ohio to the late Meryl and Dorothy (Banbury) Sellers.

Karen was a graduate of Mount Vernon High School and the Columbus Business School.  She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mount Vernon.

Karen is survived by several cousins.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Kathy Johnson and brother-in-law, James Johnson.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, January 22, 2021 beginning at 11 a.m. in Wesley Chapel Cemetery near Danville.  The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Karen Y. Sellers.

Memorial contributions in Karen’s name may be made to the First Baptist Church, 303 S. Edgewood Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

To share a memory or leave a condolence for the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com


  • I am so sorry for the loss of Karen and want to Thank Harold & Rosie Snively for everything they have have done for Karen in all the years. Karen was fun loving & caring person. She loved her Bingo. I will miss going & seeing Karen. RIP Karen. Love You

  • So sorry to hear of Karen’s passing. She was very kind and caring. A pleasure to share life with her.

  • So sorry to hear about Karen passing away.Just let you know you are in my prayets.I know Harold and Rosie took good care of her.

  • So sorry to hear of Karen’s passing. We always sent each other Christmas cards to keep in touch. Karen was a very sweet gal.

  • My deepest sympathies. Karen will be missed by many always so positive and always paying you a compliment.

  • After finding Karen again after many years, I found that she had not changed in her kind and gentle heart. She never failed to lift my spirits when we talked, and I am so sad to hear of her passing. I will deeply miss our visits and phone calls. Rest in peace my dear friend. I loved you.