Karen J. Paustian (nee Kreutzer), 71, died Monday, January 8, 2018 . Born in Jersey City, she lived in West New York and Rutherford before moving to Woodloch Springs near Hawley, Pennsylvania in 2003.
She worked in the real estate industry for over 20 years before retiring in 2000.

Karen was the beloved wife of Jack, the devoted mother of Robyn Fritsch and her husband Steve, Timothy Paustian and his wife Lizz and Aimee Keich and her husband David, the cherished grandmother of Eric Fritsch and his wife Kaitlyn, Ilene Fritsch, Jacklyn, Timothy Jr. and Kevin Paustian and the dear sister of Dorothy Kerkowski and her husband John.

Funeral service at the Parow Funeral Home 185 Ridge Rd., North Arlington on Friday, January 12 at 11 a.m. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. The family will receive friends on Thursday, January 11 from 2 to 4 p.m. & 7 to 9 p.m.