Monday, July 1st, 2013
Patricia Ann Skinner, 78, Celina, passed away at 12:15 a.m. June 29, 2013, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater.
She was born Nov. 15, 1934, in Lima, to Everett Myron and Faye Ragland Pence. On Dec. 27, 1955, she married Col. "Pete" Owen G. Skinner.
Survivors include her daughters, Jauneth Skinner of Jacksonville, Ala., and Susan J. Skinner of Lewis Center; one granddaughter, Miriam R. Kessler; a great-grandson, Dorian Brown; and a sister, Vivian Kremer.
She was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Norman Kremer.
She graduated from Lima South High School in the class of 1952. She was a former member of St. John Lutheran Church in Celina, and she was a member of the Gold Star Wives and the National League of Families.
Funeral services are 11 a.m. Tuesday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina, the Rev. Jeff Gramza officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Mercer Memory Gardens.
Calling is 9-11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society or The Paralyzed Veterans of America.
Condolences may be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.