Walter Skibin


Birth: August 7th, 1927
Death: December 27th, 2017
Age: 90 years
Residence:Freeland, Michigan
Survived By: his fiancée, Norma Hutchinson, whom he had known for many years; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by 4 brothers and sisters.
 
Served In: Merchant Marine
 

Walter Skibin

Freeland, Michigan

   Went to be with his Lord, Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at HealthSource Saginaw following a lengthy illness.  Age 90 years.  The son of the late John and Annette (Znaniecki) Skiginski was born August 7, 1927 in Alpena, Michigan.  He served in the Merchant Marines which took him to many ports throughout the world.  He was employed by CSX and was Captain of the SS. Badger, the ferry which sailed from Ludington, Michigan across Lake Michigan and back, carrying passenger and freight. He was a former member of the Washington Club in Saginaw.  He was active with A.A.

  Surviving is his fiancée, Norma Hutchinson, whom he had known for many years; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by 4 brothers and sisters.

     The funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 4, 2018, at the W.L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Rd. Rev. Edward Kast will officaite with burial in Owen Cemetery. Friends may call at the Chapel from 9:00 a.m. Thursday until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Old Town Christian Outreach or Peace Lutheran Church.   www.casefuneralhome.com



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