The Times West Virginian

January 24, 2014

Karen Mauller

Times West Virginian

— Karen Lee Mauller, 70, of Gregg Road, Bridgeport, passed away suddenly at her residence Wednesday (Jan. 22, 2014).

She was born in Fairmont on Nov. 3, 1943, a daughter of the late Cecil and Marjorie Leeper Graham and the late Tommy Tribett.

She is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Paul “Mel” Mauller, whom she married Dec. 31, 1960.

Also surviving is her stepbrother, Michael Graham and his wife Patty of Canton, Ohio.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three children in infancy, Arthur Allen, Catherine Ora and Paul Lloyd Mauller; and a brother, Thomas “Buddy” Tribett.

She and her husband Paul currently owned and operated Record Imaging Systems since 2000. She was previously the branch manager for a microfilm company in Ohio, and she and Paul started Universal Microfilming in 1987 while living in Memphis, Tenn.

She enjoyed riding horses, camping, fishing and artwork. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints since she was 8 years old.

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Friends will be received at Burnside Funeral Home, 607 S. Virginia Ave., Bridgeport, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday with Bishop Gaylen Hansen and Pastor Michael Graham presiding. Interment will follow in Janes Memorial Cemetery.

Burnside Funeral Home, Bridgeport.