Kellie D. (Gagen) Ament, 51, of Oklahoma Borough, PA, passed away on Sunday, October 17, 2021 at Allegheny Valley Hospital in Natrona Heights.
A daughter of Janet Louise (Grantz) Gagen and the late Richard Lee Gagen, she was born December 12, 1969, in Bellevue, PA.
Kellie had been employed as an opthalmic technician for over 30 years, most recently by the UPMC Children’s Hospital Opthomology Dept. in Pittsburgh for the last three years. She was a member of the North Apollo Church of God, social member of the Hyde Park Volunteer Fire Co., and President of the Leechburg-Gilpin Lion’s Club. Kellie was an avid animal lover who enjoyed camping, working on crafts, balloons and making tumblers.
Survivors include her husband, Douglas M. Ament of Oklahoma Borough; her mother of Oklahoma Borough; her son, Russell Jacob Ament (Jennifer Zanotti) of Hyde Park; a brother, Jason Gagen (Tifanie) of Hyde Park; her longest and dearest best friend, Lori Prunty Lucas (Bob); two grandsons, Caden Truffa and Jackson Ament; and numerous nieces and nephews, who were all the light of her life.
Friends will be welcomed by her family on Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021 from 4-7 p.m. at the Clawson Funeral & Cremation Center, 170 Main Street, Leechburg (724-842-1051) followed by funeral ceremonies beginning at 7 p.m. with Pastor Robert Shallenberger officiating. Private interment will be held at the convenience of her family.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Kellie may be made to Champion Crusaders, 2687 River Road, Vandergrift, PA 15690.