Allen R. Skinkle

Allen R. Skinkle, 78, of East Jordan passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Munson Hospice House in Traverse City.
He was born on Aug. 26, 1939 in Central Lake, the son of Harold and Isabelle (Scott) Skinkle.
On Jan. 26, 1957, he married Nancy Peura in Detroit, Michigan.
Allen worked as a Heating/Cooling/Refrigeration contractor his entire working career. He retired after the death of Nancy, his beloved wife of 50 years.
Allen served for 35 years as deacon in his church with Nancy, and together they enjoyed extensive travels both inside and outside the country.
Allen is survived by five of his children: Stanley Skinkle of Fife Lake, Kenneth Skinkle of Bellaire, Kathy Sheppard of Bellaire, Karen (Jim) Haspas of Elk Rapids, and John Skinkle of Traverse City; and one sister, Reva (Jerry) Ervin of Traverse City.
He was preceded in death by his wife Nancy; son, David; his parents; three siblings: sister, Betty Boogren; brothers, Don and Delmer Skinkle; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life luncheon will be held at the Pleasant Valley Free Methodist Church, 3055 W. Old State Rd, East Jordan on Saturday, June 23 at 2 p.m. for family and friends.


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