Ken R. Skinner


Of The Old First Ward,
entered into rest
suddenly July 17,
2021. Beloved
husband of Dianne L.
(nee Fisher) Skinner;
devoted father of
Susan (Mark) Spzila, Daniel (Sarah)
Skinner, Roxanne (Eric Paniccia)
Skinner, Jacqulene (Adam Camacho)
Skinner, and the late Ken Skinner, Jr.
Cherished grandfather of Craig, Nikki,
Daniel II, Brynn, Madison, Zachary,
Alexandria, Harper, Jason, Brian, Brox,
Lila, and Cade. Great-grandfather of
Zayn. Loving son of the late Kenna and
Anita Skinner. Dear brother of Scott
(Patty) Skinner, Anita (Bernie) Hoare,
Paul (Barb) Skinner, Jerry (April)
Skinner, Ralph (Jenny) Skinner,
Christine (Annmarie) Gambino, and the
late Linda (Mike) Healy, Susan (Bill)
Conway, and John Skinner. Fond
brother-in-law of Sharon Klein and Joel
(Denise) Walker. Also survived by
many family and friends. Relatives and
friends may visit the LOMBARDO
FUNERAL HOME (Southtowns
Chapel), 3060 Abbott Rd. near lake
Ave., on Thursday from 2-8 PM. A
Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated in Our Lady of Perpetual
Help Church, 115 O’Connell Ave.,
South Buffalo, on Friday morning at 10
o’clock (please assemble at church).
Mr. Skinner was an Army Combat
Vietnam Veteran, was a member of the
Buffalo Fire Department for 32 years,
also received numerous heroism
awards, including butler gold medal
recipient, past president of the Bison
City Rod and Gun Club, and was a
member of various military associations.
Flowers gratefully declined.