Mario A. Billow, Supervisor
51 N. Enola Dr. Enola PA 17025 732-5400
Kathryn E. Hepner
Kathryn E. Hepner passed away on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at her home in Enola. She was preceded in death and now reunited with her beloved mother, Donna G. Hepner, who passed away February, 10, 2016. She is survived by her constant companion, Frodo, her Toy Maltipoo. She is also survived by her honorary nieces, Anna DiVecchio, Lily and Hope Nunemaker, and nephew Gavin DiVecchio. In addition, she leaves behind close friends, who were like family to her, and thousands of students she influenced during her 22 year tenure at Central Pennsylvania College. Kathy taught math and upper level accounting courses to her students, many of whom still kept in contact with her.
She was born in Butler, PA on April 1, 1963. After graduation from Butler High School, she completed her BS degree in math computer science at Slippery Rock University of PA. During her teaching career at Central Pennsylvania College, she also earned her MBA Accounting degree from Mount St. Mary’s University. Earlier in her career Kathy was very active in drum corps for General Butler Vagabonds, Steel City Ambassadors, West Shore Men, Reading Buccaneers and she also taught several high school bands
Her hobbies included reading, music, and all things Star Trek. But her first love was all Pittsburgh teams – Steelers, Penguins and Pirates.
She laughed, she loved, she played music, she taught, she lived and then she left.
A memorial gathering will be held in mid-January to celebrate her life, details to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to East Pennsboro Ambulance Services at 750 South Humer Street, Enola, PA 17025.
The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Hepner family.