The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

June 20, 2013

Kirsten Lynn Fellows

Mercer resident was 1987 Johnstown High graduate


---- — Kirsten Lynn Fellows, Bend Road, Mercer, passed away unexpectedly at 4:52 a.m. Monday (6-17-13) as the result of a house fire at her brother’s residence in Grove City. She was 43.

She was born Oct. 9, 1969 on K.I. Sawyer Air Force Base in Qwinn, Mich., a daughter of Russell A. Reynolds and Pamela J. Reynolds.

She was a 1987 graduate of Johnstown High School, where she was active in sports and cheerleading. She enjoyed horseback riding, arts and crafts, and spending time with her family and friends, especially her mother.

Forever in God’s care, Kirsten is survived by her mother, Pamela Reynolds, Mercer; her father, Russell Reynolds and his wife Kathy, Mercer; her two sons, Phillip Miller, Edinboro; and Zach Fellows, Middleton, Ohio; her companion, Rick McDowell, Mercer; a brother, Keith Reynolds and his wife Danielle, Mercer; two stepbrothers, Aaron Fortuna and his wife Loren, Germany; and Thomas Fortuna, Ohio; three stepsisters, Tammie Priester and her husband Bill, Mercer; Brandy Reynolds and her companion John Collins, Stoneboro; and Danielle Fortuna, Florida; her father-in-law, David Miller, Johnstown; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Kirsten was preceded in death by her loving husband, Phillip Miller; her mother-in-law, Dorothy Miller; her maternal grandparents, William and Clara Selders; and paternal grandparents, James and Thelma Reynolds, and a cousin, William “Billy” Smith.

Kirsten went to her final rest alongside her faithful dog, Sissy.

She will be sadly missed and forever remembered by her family and many friends.


Kirsten Lynn, 43, of Bend Road, Mercer.

Calling hours: 3 p.m. to time of service Saturday (6-22-13) in J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME, 1090 E. State St., Sharon. Condolences may be sent to

Service: Funeral service at 5 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home chapel, with the Rev. C. Charles Eckles, pastor of I.H.S. Gospel Ministries, Hermitage, officiating.