Karen Ann Ezersky Shuck, 42, of Mears, passed away on April 27, 2019 at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock.

Born on June 4, 1976 in Salisbury, MD, she was the daughter of Betty Annis Ezersky and the late Dr. David Jerome Ezersky. In her youth, Karen was an avid horse rider and loved showing. She graduated from Arcadia High School, received her Bachelors from Chowan University, and then earned her Masters from McDaniel College. She taught for many years, most recently at James M Bennett High School in Salisbury, MD.

Other than her mother, Karen is survived by her daughter; Ivey Ezersky Shuck of Mears; a sister, Jill Ezersky of Exmore; a special cousin, Michael Turner, Jr.; an aunt; two uncles; and several cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 4th at 11:00 AM from the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or a Children’s Charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements are by the Thornton Funeral Home in Parksley, VA.

To sign the guest book online, visit: www.thorntonfuneralhome.net.