After a long battle with Cancer, Karen Yourd Lash has died in Melbourne, Florida at the age of 51. Lash got her start up in Indiana, PA with WDAD and WQMU. Later she would get into the ownership end with her husband Chris*. Together they owned and operated stations in Indiana, PA, Waynesboro, Tennessee and two in Florida. She is survived by Chris, three children, one stepson, her parents, a brother and a sister. A memorial service will be held at Graystone Presbyterian Church in Indiana, PA on May 9.

PBRTV expresses condolences to Karen’s family. Chris Lash used to be the Central PA Correspondent for PBRTV.