Audrey L. Artus

Audrey L. Artus, 66 yrs., of Narvon, entered the Golden Gates of Heaven on Monday, February 3, 2020 at her home, while under the loving care of her family and hospice.

She was born in Coatesville, Pa.  on Thursday, Sept. 17, 1953.  Audrey was the daughter of the late Palmer W. and Louise P. (Pesilo) Mattson.  She was the wife of Robert W. Artus, with whom she shared 46 years of marriage.

Audrey was a homemaker to her beloved family. She was a cashier/hostess for 17 years at the Shady Maple Smorgasbord. Audrey was a member of the Honey Brook Presbyterian Church and the Honey Brook Fire Company.  She loved to go to flea markets and being with her cherished family.   

Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons, Jason, husband of Danielle Artus of Ephrata and Jared, husband of Tonya Artus of Fivepointville and a daughter, Heather, wife of Jesse Kammerdeiner of Douglassville.  There are six grandchildren, Dakota, Lauren, Taylor, Mekenzie, Ayden, and Owen.    

A funeral service will be held on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 11 AM from the Honey Brook Presbyterian Church, 4331 Horseshoe Pike, Honey Brook, Pa., with Pastor William J. Wisneski officiating.   Interment will follow at the Honey Brook Methodist Cemetery.  A calling hour will be held on Sunday from 5 to 7PM at the church  and one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in the memory of Audrey to Honey Brook Presbyterian Church, PO Box 276, Honey Brook, Pa.  19344-0276 or Hospice and Community Care, PO Box 4125, Lancaster, Pa.  17604-0125.   

Arrangements by The Labs Funeral Home, Inc. of Honey Brook, Pa.    

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We are so deeply saddened about precious Audrey’s passing. She was so sweet, so loving and giving. I will miss her hugs and laughter, but because we are both born again believers, praise the Lord, I’ll see her again! We will continue to pray for the whole family!

~ Jim and Susan Shiflett Aston, PA
2/9/2020 5:23:48 PM

My fondest memories of AUD, are from school weve known each other along time and she always had that great smile of hers, she was always happy . Her and I were thrilled to learn that we had both named our sons Jason, both born in the same year. She will be missed so much. My deepesy sympathy to the family for your loss, she left us way to soon. Old friends forever, Bonnie(Lorah) Sheetz.

~ Bonnie Sheetz
2/8/2020 8:34:56 AM

I knew Audrey as a sweet and beautiful person ever since we met in kindergarten. Her loving spirit will live in the hearts of all who knew her and be a comfort to her beloved family. God bless all of you.

~ Carol Huyett
2/7/2020 11:24:04 AM

Bob & Family,Audreys passing has left us deeply saddened. Words cannot begin to express our sorrow.You are all in our prayers.Audrey, we will miss you forever. Gregg,Sheila and family

~ Gregg & Sheila Hostetler
2/7/2020 9:40:16 AM

What a sad day. Audrey was the funniest person to be around and all I can remember is laughing so hard when she was around. Jim and I graduated with her and send our sympathies to the family! RIP dear Audrey

~ Jim and Andrea Stoltzfus
2/5/2020 6:29:31 PM

Audrey was my first friend in PA after we moved from Oklahoma. I will never forget her laughter! She could make a cloudy day sunny! She greatly loved her family and she has joined her parents whom she dearly loved! I loved her! Rest In Peace dear friend! Connie

~ Connie Murray
2/5/2020 5:33:52 PM

Bob and Jared --- Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

~ John and Deb Miller paradise, PA
2/5/2020 5:28:31 PM

Cena and I offer our sincerest condolences to the Artus family, and to all family and friends affected by Mrs. Artus’ passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

~ Daryl Nauman Millersville , PA
2/5/2020 3:22:22 PM

It was our privilege to have known Audrey. Our sympathy and prayers to the family.

~ Darren & Mary Stauffer
2/5/2020 2:07:08 PM

Bob and family, I am so sorry to hear about Audrey. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

~ George Miller Willow street , Pa.
2/5/2020 9:33:57 AM

I will miss your smile and love for life w your family Rip I will think of you laughing again w your mother and aunt

~ Lori howe Reinholds, PA
2/3/2020 6:23:22 PM

It was always a pleasure to work with Audrey. She was always so kind to everyone . She will be missed. Prayers for comfort for the family.

~ Jeannie Shober
2/3/2020 6:13:27 PM


2/3/2020 6:04:34 PM

Jared and family our thoughts love and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time of you life. The Nolt family

~ Richard W. Nolt Sr. REHOBOTH BEACH, Delaware
2/3/2020 5:21:48 PM

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