Karen Carter Dreyfuss
Our beloved Karen C. Dreyfuss, age 68, passed away on Sunday August 17, 2014.
Karen had a Doctorate of Education degree from Nova University in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She retired from Dade County Public Schools as the Director of Teaching Education Center in 2000. She was a member of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. She was also a member of the Newcomer's Club in Tallahassee.She loved living in Tallahassee. She loved education, French and Latin, wild animals, dogs, her husband, family and all of her many friends.
She was predeceased by her mother and her father, Vivian and Lou Carter, and many of her mother's family the Pitruzzello's. She also was predeceased by members of her father's family the Carter's and her in-laws in the Dreyfuss family.She is survived by her husband Dr. Gerald O. Dreyfuss, her daughter Amie Dreyfuss, son-in-law Peter Brock, son Scott Dreyfuss and grandsons Adam and Jeffery Dreyfuss. Also she is survived by her sister Valerie and brother-in-law Dr. Marvin Leibowitz, her nieces and many, many dear friends.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Culley's MeadowWood Funeral Home on Riggins Road. There will be a gathering of friends after the service at the funeral home.
The family asks that contributions be made in the form of flowers or donations to the Humane Society of Tallahassee and St. Francis Wildlife Association.
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Aug. 24, 2014