Alan L. Skinner

Birth: February 6th, 1975
Death: June 30th, 2016
Age: 41 years

Alan L. Skinner of Akron, age 41, passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at home.  He was born February 6, 1975 in Caro, the son of the late Alfred and Rosemary (Burnham) Skinner.  Alan was an Akron Fairgrove High School graduate.  On July 27, 2013, he was united in marriage to the former Angela Norrington in Caro.  Throughout his working career, Alan first worked in construction on various crews and later, until his death he worked in various shops, most recently as a lathe operator.  He loved hunting and fishing, was a great little league baseball coach, loved watching and playing sports with his sons and was a NASCAR freak for Ernhardt and Jr.  

He is survived by his wife; Angela Norrington-Skinner, four children; Tre Selling and Dale Skinner of Akron, Austin Skinner and Adrian Skinner of Gaylord, His twin brother Alex & Kori Skinner of Caro, sister Anna Skinner of Caro, his in-laws, Sharon Norrington of Jackson, John Norrington & Gloria Van Klompenberg of Manistique, Steve & Kammi Norrington of Ringle Wisconsin, Amie Norrington and Mike Estey of Jackson, step siblings, Janice & Matt Chittle of Negaunee, Jennifer Richardson of Lansing, Jillian Oestrike of Farmington, twelve nieces and nephews, Josh, Tyler, Kyle, Jordan, Trenton, Emily, Bella, Owen, William, Isabella, Henry, and Benjamin, his grandmothers, Betty Suranye and Betty Norrington, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends.

A memorial service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, July 8, 2016 at the Ransford Collon Funeral Home in Caro with            Rev. James Hill officiating. The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home on Friday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 12:00 p.m. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial contributions to the Alan Skinner Family Discretionary Fund, c/o Angela Skinner, 205 West Sherman Street, Caro, MI 48723.  The family was assisted with these arrangements by the Ransford Collon Funeral Home of Caro.  Friends may share memories, thoughts and prayers online at



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