Deon Derrico Says ‘Nothing Else Issues’ Moreover Well being, Household After Divorcetheinsiderinsight

Deon Derrico is placing his well being and household first after his divorce from Karen Derrico.

Days after information of the couple’s cut up, the Doubling Down with the Derricos star, 53, shared a message about what issues most to him.

“When you don’t have anything else on this world so long as you could have your nice well being, and household nothing else actually issues!” he shared on Instagram alongside a photograph of his 14 kids and mom, Marian “GG” Derrico.

Deon and Karen — who acquired married in 2005 — filed for divorce on June 4 and it grew to become official two days in a while June 6, when a choose signed off on the cut up, in accordance with TMZ.

They’re now splitting authorized and bodily custody of their 13 minor kids, per authorized paperwork obtained by the outlet. Deon will reportedly pay $1,166 in little one help per 30 days, and Karen will likely be liable for paying the kids’s medical insurance coverage.

In an unique assertion to PEOPLE following the information of their divorce, Karen and Deon stated, “Collectively, we stay unified within the parenting of our 14 lovely kids — their well-being is our precedence.”

“We thank everybody for his or her understanding and help as we transfer ahead for the great of our household.”

From left: Deon Derrico and Karen Derrico.


The previous couple are mother and father to Derrick, 13, 12-year-old twins Dallas and Denver, 10-year-old quintuplets Deonee, Daician, Daiten, Deniko and Dariz, 6-year-old Diez and Dior, and 4-year-old triplets Dawsyn, De’Aren and Dyver. (Oldest daughter Darian is eighteen years outdated.)

Season 5 of the household’s TLC present, which premiered in 2020, is at the moment airing, and sees Karen and Deon juggling their children whereas additionally trying to find a brand new home, which has been a “perpetually course of and is placing a pressure on Deon and Karen’s marriage,” per an official synopsis.

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Doubling Down with the Derricos airs Tuesdays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on TLC.

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