Kathleen (Kathie) Dean Skoglund, 69, of Cantonment Florida passed away May 14, 2020 after a brave and hard-fought battle with cancer.
She was born in Washington DC to John and Jane Dean. Kathie earned a BS from Georgia State; along with a MSW from Virginia Common Wealth. She married the love of her life, Paul Skoglund, in 1988. She worked at Covenant Care Hospice as a social worker from 2003 to her retirement in 2016. She was also a member of Pilot Club of Pensacola where she chaired the Operations Division and the Annual Pancake Breakfast. She serviced as president from 2010 to 2011 and achieved the high honor of being named Pilot Club Sweetheart in 2020. Kathie also had a love for baseball.
Kathy was preceded in death by her husband Paul, and parents Jane and John Dean.
She is survived by her brothers Harper, John and Ralph Dean and her sisters Susie Ochsenbein, Stacy Dean, Mary Dean Tinsley and Wesley Dean Mawhinney; stepson Paul Michael Skoglund, stepdaughter Patricia Gale Bower, numerous nieces and nephews, and her constant companion and beloved dog- Hadji.
There will be a service to honor Kathie’s life at a later date.
Donations may be made to Covenant Hospice of Pensacola, the American Cancer Society, or the charity of your choosing.