Eleanor Audrey Kienzle, 91,
of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on Friday,
January 31, 2014 at 8:32 a.m. at her residence.
She was born May 30, 1922
in Butler, Pennsylvania, to the late Leonard
Schlagel and Rosie (Hogg) Schlagel.
Mrs. Kienzle was a member
of the New Testament Baptist Church. She was a
homemaker. In her earlier years, she was a secretary
for the Butler Credit Bureau,and later she worked
for the VNA, retiring on June 8, 1991. Mrs. Kienzle
was a Sunday school teacher for many years at the
New Testament Baptist Church. She also enjoyed
babysitting, visiting shut-ins, and visiting people
in nursing homes and hospitals.
Mrs. Kienzle is survived by
one step-daughter, Carol Ann Craig and her husband
Thomas of Butler, PA; one granddaughter, Kelly Giles
and her husband John of Butler, PA; one grandson,
Tom Craig and his wife Monica of Grove City, PA;
five great grandchildren, Grant Craig, Ian Craig,
Lance Craig, Zachary Giles and Zoe Giles; two
sisters, Irene Trufley of Slippery Rock, PA and Mary
Christie of Petrolia, PA and many nieces and
In addition to her parents,
she was preceded in death by her husband, Peter
James Kienzle whom she married on June 25, 1973 and
who passed away on December 29, 1987; and also by
three brothers and four sisters.
Friends will be received
Thompson - Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North
Street Butler, PA.
on Friday, February 7, 2014 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9
Funeral services will be held on Saturday,
February 8, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. from the
Thompson-Miller Funeral Home Inc., 124 East North
St. Butler, PA, with Pastor Steve Fisher, of New
Testament Baptist Church officiating.
Burial will take place in the
Greenlawn Burial Estates.
In lieu of flowers,
memorial donations may be made to the Dunbar
Community Center, 501 Fairground Hill Rd., Butler,