Georgina “Gina” Vuletich Karnes, 69, of Callensburg, PA., passed away on Wednesday the 2nd at her residence surrounded by her family after an 18 month battle with cancer. She was born in Penn Hills on December 21, 1948. She was the daughter of the late Andrew and Dolores Gregory Vuletich. Gina was a graduate of the Allegheny Clarion Valley High School. She was a bus driver for 38 years primarily with Keystone High School where she hauled generations of students. Before becoming ill, Gina was a Health Care Aide for the Clarview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Sligo as well as Country Springs Personal Care Home in Sligo.
Gina was married to her husband Jeffrey A. Karnes on August 3, 1996 who survives. She is also survived by her two sons: Kenneth (Angie) Fulmer of Callensburg; and Kevin Fulmer and companion Ryne Watters also of Callensburg. Seven Grandchildren; Kendra, Katrina, Kaylan, Kayla, Kara, Natalie and Morgan. Three Great Grandchildren. Two sisters: Andrea Vuletich and Kathryn Gregory. One Brother: James Vuletich. As well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother Nicolas Vuletich.
At the request of the family there will be no services at this time.