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Karen Leah Brashear

Karen Leah Brashear

Female 1947 - 2010  (62 years)

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  • Name Karen Leah Brashear 
    Born 6 Apr 1947  Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Feb 2010  Bolivar, Polk, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2858  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2011 

    Father Frank Wesley Brashear,   b. 27 Mar 1911, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1988, Bolivar, Polk, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Cora Leah Morgan,   b. Abt 1915, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1638  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family S. Skopec 
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2022 
    Family ID F1637  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002 Name: Karen Leah Brashear[Stephen L. Skopec] Marriage Date: 28 Dec 1963 Marriage Location: Sarred Hilart Church, Polk, Missouri Marriage County: Polk Spouse Name: Stephen Shaper Mother's Name: Mrs. Cora Leah Brashear

      Karen L. Skopec ; Posted: Thursday, February 11, 2010 12:00 am

      Mrs. Karen Leah Skopec, 62, of Bolivar, died at 8:50 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2010, at the Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility in Bolivar after a long fight with cancer.

      She was born in Bolivar on April 6, 1947, the daughter of Wilbur Franklin (Frank) Brashear and Cora Leah (Morgan) Breshear. She attended North Ward Elementary and Bolivar High School. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, the Bolivar Saddle Club, The Heart of America Walking Horse Association, The Southwest Missouri Horse Association and the Red Hat Mommas.

      She was preceded in death by her parents Frank W. Brashear and Cora Leah Bowling.

      Surviving is her husband of 46 years, Steve Skopec of Bolivar; two sons and their wives, Scott Allen and Jana Skopec of Troy and Stephen Lee and Sara Skopec of Bolivar; two sisters, Diane Moore and husband Terry of Humansville and Linda Lane and husband Bob of Parker, Colo.; nine grandchildren, Caleb, Seth, Ryan, Kyle and Kathryn of Bolivar and Brooke, Landen, Nicholas and Reese of Troy; and several nieces and nephews.

      A prayer service will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb.12, 2010, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church with visitation to follow at 6:30 p.m. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, 2010, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Bolivar with Father Patrick Wissman officiating. Burial will be in the St. Wenceslaus Cemetery at Karlin, south of Bolivar under the care and direction of the Butler Funeral Home of Bolivar. Friend may sign the guest book or send private condolences at www.butlerfuneralhome.com. A00008B2010FB12