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Wayne H. Skinner

August 8, 1931 June 22, 2018
Wayne H. Skinner
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Wayne H. Skinner, age 86, of rural Pocahontas, IL passed away Friday, June 22, 2018 at his home. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 11 AM at Young Funeral Home. Burial will be in Robinson Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 4-7 PM at the funeral home. For those who desire memorial contributions are suggested to The Pocahontas United Methodist Church or Bond County Hospice.

Wayne was born August 8, 1931 in Tamalco, IL to Fred M. and Etta (Hunter) Skinner. He married Joyce A. Redding on July 24, 1953 in Greenville, IL. He is survived by his wife Joyce of Pocahontas, IL, his daughters; Cynthia Anne Rice of Camp Wood, TX and Charlotte Jean Eckart of Houston, TX; his brothers Melvin Skinner of Vandalia, IL and Larry Skinner of Keyesport, along with seven grandchildren Travis Thacker, Charles Thacker, Heather Lovatto, Courtney Ashlock, April Kunkel, Nicholas Roesselet, and Sabrina Roesselet. He is also survived by seventeen great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother Loyd Skinner, a sister Loretta Skinner, and a nephew Jim Skinner.

He grew up in the Tamalco area and attended Columbus School. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. After the service he went to work as a union carpenter. He was a fifty year member of Local #377. He enjoyed horseback trail riding and was affiliated with the Methodist Faith.

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Previous Events

Visitation

Tuesday

26

Jun

4:00 PM 6/26/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 6/26/2018 7:00:00 PM
Young Funeral Home

118 E College Avenue
Greenville, IL 62246

Young Funeral Home
118 E College Avenue Greenville 62246 IL
United States

Service

Wednesday

27

Jun

11:00 AM 6/27/2018 11:00:00 AM
Young Funeral Home

118 E College Avenue
Greenville, IL 62246

Young Funeral Home
118 E College Avenue Greenville 62246 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Robinson Cemetery Final Resting Place

Robinson Cemetery Avenue
Pocahontas, IL 62275

Robinson Cemetery Avenue Pocahontas 62275 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Pocahontas United Methodist Church

108 Moreland Street
Pocahontas, IL 62275
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Bond County Hospice

1502 S Fourth Street
Greenville, IL 62246
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