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Karen Brandonisio

July 25, 1953 — October 29, 2020

Karen Sue Brandonisio, age 67, passed away peacefully at her home on October 29, 2020.

She was born in Alliance, Ohio on July 25, 1953 to Lee E and Sylvia M. (Syme) Croley. Karen was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her family.

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of over 30 years, Ronald Brandonisio; her mother, Sylvia M. (Syme) Croley; her daughters, Rae Ann (Harry) Croley Thomas, Tina (Joe) Minich Dickson; sisters, Maxine (Robert) Croley McIlvain, Melissa (Gary) Croley Simone of New Jersey, Dianna (Greg) Croley Greenamayer of Florida; brother, Dwight (Janice) Croley; stepson, Rob Brandonisio (Melania Lewis) of Englewood, Ohio; grandchildren, Lindsay (Thomas) (Tye) Lauener of Louisville, Bradley (Shanda) Thomas, Kaylyn Yost, Kyle Yost, Destiny (Jake) Brandonisio Gearhart, Desirae (Josh) Brandonisio Vandam, Devin Brandonisio and Delani Brandonisio.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Sam and Bessie Croley and Lester and Lora Syme; her father, Lee E. Croley; and brothers, Darryl Croley and Larry (Sandy) Croley.

A private family service will be held.

Arrangements are entrusted to Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home 75 South Union Ave Alliance, Ohio 44601. Friends may register online at

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Saturday, November 7, 2020

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