George D. Skinner 1948-2018
George D. Skinner passed away on June 13, 2018 at his home, with his family and longtime friends Bill and Carol Bennett by his side, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
George is survived by his wife of 49 years, Deborah (Robinson) Skinner, his 2 daughters; Cheryl and Brendan Mahoney and Beth Kovacs, his mother, Louise Skinner and his grandchildren, who were the light of his life; Shannon and Garrett Mahoney and Megan and Allison Kovacs.
Per George’s request there will be no public visitation. Interment will take place in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Clayville at the convenience of the family.
His family would like to extend a special thank you to the wonderful staff at Hospice and Palliative Care, especially George’s nurse, Irene as well as Dr. Alicia DeTraglia, Nurse Annie and staff.
Memorials can be made to Hospice and Palliative Care, 4277 Middle Settlement Rd., New Hartford, N.Y. 13413 (www.hospicecareinc.org).
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