SHAMOKIN — Skyler M. Derk, 23, of 1017 N. Liberty St., passed away Sunday, June 20, 2021, in her home.

She was born in Bloomsburg, June 12, 1998, a daughter of Lisa Derk and the late Brian Schweitzer.

She attended Shamokin Area High School.

Skyler enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Her greatest joy was her two children, Sora and Octavia.

In addition to her mother, Lisa Derk and her companion, James Tracy, of Shamokin, Skyler is survived by a son, Sora Derk, of Shamokin; a daughter, Octavia Derk, of Shamokin; three sisters, Shara Derk, of Strong, Jordan Pawelczyk, of Shamokin, and Madison Reigel, of Shamokin; two aunts; an uncle; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to her father, Skyler was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Marylou Derk; paternal grandfather, Albert Schweitzer; paternal grandmother, Linda Giarth; and an uncle, Albert Schweitzer Jr.

DERK — Skyler M. Derk, 23, of 1017 N. Liberty St., Shamokin. A celebration of life will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, July 1, at the Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W. Chestnut St., Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, supervisor. In lieu of flowers, send memorial contributions to Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W. Chestnut St., Shamokin 17872 to defray funeral expenses. To send condolences to the family, go to www.farrowfh.com.

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