Karen Skopek


Karen DeBacher Skopek passed away October 12, 2012, at the age of 52.

She has resided in Melbourne for the last eleven years and is survived by her husband, Chris; sons, Sean Skopek and Jason Skopek; and brother, Bruce DeBacher.

She will always be remembered as a fun loving, smiling and compassionate mother of twins with an unforgettable laugh.

Karen's careers included Dentistry, Home Healthcare and working for Disney Cruise Line. Among other things, her charitable spirit led her to train her dog as a therapy dog.

A memorial celebration will be held Wednesday, October 17, 2012, at 4:00 PM, at Georgianna Methodist Church, 3925 S. Tropical Trail, Merritt Island, FL 32952.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Karen's name to Florida Wildlife Hospital at www.floridawildlifehospital.org; or the Salvation Army at www.use.salvationarmy.org.

Funeral Home

Island Cremations and Funeral Services
405 N. Courtenay Parkway Merritt Island, FL 32952
321-454-3331

Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Oct. 16, 2012