Karmen Colleen Livingston Paulus
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. — Karmen Colleen Livingston Paulus, 53, passed into the arms of her Lord at her home in Lake Elsinore, Calif. of natural causes on Oct. 22, 2016. Her husband Jack, the love of her life, survives Karmen, they had 33 happy years together, her son David (Sarah) Paulus, Marietta, Calif., granddaughter, Madison “Maddie”, daughter, Renee Denise Paulus, Lake Elsinore, Calif. Karmen is also survived by her mother, Wyoma “Honey” Vandecaveye and stepfather, Julian Vandecaveye of Perkins, three brothers, Michael Vandecaveye, Gladstone, Robert (Carmen) Livingston, Gwinn, and Garth (Julie) Livingston of Pocahontas, Tenn. Many nieces, nephews and cousins also survive. Her father, Duncan Robert Livingston on Aug. 23, 2013, preceded her in death.
Karmen was born in Petoskey on June 24, 1963. She attended Rock High School in Rock, and graduated from high school in Garden Grove, Calif. Karmen had a great love of the Bible and had a bachelors degree in Christian counseling from Legacy International Christian Bible Institute. Karmen was an associate Pastor at the Legacy International Christian Center in Temecula, Calif. She loved teaching young children and youth how to lead a Christian Life.
Memorial services will be held in remembrance of Karmen at New Life Church at 2005 S. 8th Street, Escanaba, Mich. on Friday, June 23 at 2 p.m. Lunch will be served following the service. Please visit www.skradskfuneralhomes.com where you can express your sympathy to the family.