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Carlos Ramon Skov Dies at 52

Carlos Ramon Skov Carlos Ramon Skov died on Aug. 28 at his home on St. Croix. He was 52 years old.
He was a renowned sailor known for his bright smile and big heart. Upon graduating from college in 1984, he worked for Ryder Transportation briefly before returning to St. Croix to start his own land clearing business. Eventually, he chased his true passion and started sailing professionally. He loved sailboat racing and was always willing to share his knowledge with any of the younger sailors that shared his passion.
Carlos was born Dec. 9, 1963, in Christiansted, St. Croix. He was preceded in death by his parents: Helen C. Skov, James P. Skov and George L. Robles.
He is survived by his brothers and sisters-in-law: Jean Pierre and Janet Skov, Jens and Patricia Skov; sisters and brothers-in-laws: Laura and Walter Koch, Myra and John Adams, Arlene and Eduardo Olverah and Asta Moore; nephews: Eric Chast, Craig Chast, Justin Skov, James Skov, Ryan Adams and Logan Adams; nieces: Jessica Skov, Elizabeth Adams, Isabell Olvera and Sophia Olvera.
A Memorial will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 16, at the St. Croix Yacht Club.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that people make a donation in his name to Continuum Care Virgin Islands.

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