Karen was born in Eastport, ME on March 6, 1965. She was the daughter of the late Alexander "Sandy" and Gladys (Dana) Paul. Karen leaves behind her husband, Perry Perley of Tobique First Nation, NB; her children, Clarissa Perley, Dana A-lok-sis Perley, and Perry "Mason" Perley, all of Tobique First Nation, NB; her sisters, Sharon Paul, Sheila Paul, Doreen Paul, and Kimberly Paul, all of Tobique First Nation, NB, Ashley Paul of Windsor, ON; her brother, Joseph Paul of Tobique First Nation, NB; her seven grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Karen was predeceased by her parents; her sister, Connie Paul; and her nephew, Evan Paul.
Karen was a very well known Native Crafts Artist. Her works have been sold in many places around the world.
Funeral service was held on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 2 pm from St. Ann's Catholic Church, Tobique First Nation, NB. Father Curtis Sappier celebrated. Interment will be in the parish cemetery at a later date.
Music for the service was by organist Tracy Hamilton and the church choir. The eulogy was given by Karen's daughter, Clarissa Perley.
Arrangements were entrusted to Brunswick Funeral Home, Perth-Andover, NB.
Monday, March 18, 2019
St. Ann's Catholic Church, Tobique First Nation, NB
10 am - 2 pm
Paul Pyres Community Hall
St. Ann's Catholic Cemetery, Tobique First Nation, NB