karen skidmore
Karen Lynn Skidmore, 26, of Weirton, WV died Saturday September 20, 2003, at the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV. She was born on November 16, 1976, in Weirton, WV, the daughter of Carl and Karol Orth Skidmore of Weirton, WV. Karen was formerly employed as a clerk at the Shop N Save in Imperial, PA. She was a member of the Weir High Class of 1995. Surviving in addition to her parents are her son, Alex Skidmore; her sister, Carla Skidmore; her maternal grandmother, Edna Orth; her paternal grandfather Robert Skidmore Sr. her friend, William Frantz all of Weirton, WV. Visitation will be 2-4 & 7-9 PM Monday at the Greco- Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton where funeral services will be held at 11:00AM Tuesday. Entombment will follow at Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee, WV. Share tributes with her family at www. grecohertnick.com Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Carla and family, I am so sorry about the lost of your sister. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. Linda

  2. I am sorry to hear about the loss of Karen. My thoughts and Prayers are with you. May God Bless you and your family and help you though this tough time. Alex your mommy will always be watching over you. So, when your feeling a little sad just look up because she will surely be looking down on you. God Bless, The Baileys

  3. My sincerest sympathy to the entire family. Karen and I played flute together in highschool and then I was her instructor after I graduated. I will always carry great memories of her in my heart. Becky Jackson

  4. Dear Friends, Terry and I were saddened to read today of Karen’s death. We will certainly keep you all in our thoughts and prayers at this time. May it comfort you to know that we are thinking of you. Blessings, Jan and Terry Stoops

  5. So sorry to hear of your loss.Karen and I graduated together and were in band together..it’s so sad to hear about someone so young being taken away from us..My thought are with you…..

  6. Karol & Carl, Was so sorry to hear of Karen’s passing,we were out of town and did not find out till this week. Whatever you do, do not stop talking, laughing, or crying over Karen,as you proberly know we lost our oldest son in 95 at the age of 32, we still laugh and cry. It does help. If you need anything please just call me.

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