Gary L. Skeen

September 18, 1941 ‒ January 01, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Gary L. Skeen, age 78, of Mount Vernon passed away on Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at the Oak Grove Manor in Mansfield.

He was born on September 18, 1941 in Mount Vernon to the late Clarence and Esther (Jackson) Skeen.  Gary was employed and retired as a custodian at the Mount Vernon City Schools after 21 years of service.  He was a member of the Eastside Church of Christ.

He is survived by his wife, of over 46 years, Florence (Fairchild) Skeen and his brother David Frazee Jr.; sisters-in-law Harriet (John) Parker, Ruth (Steve) Williams, Esther (Jeff) Carpenter, Lois (Rick) Sipes; his brother-in-law Calvin (Elaine) Fairchild; and his cousin Dennis Williams.

In addition to his parents, Gary was preceded in death by four brothers, Kenneth Skeen, Wilbur Skeen, William Skeen, Bruce Frazee; and his sister Patricia Parker.

Friends may call on Monday, January 6, 2020 from 10-11AM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home.  A service will follow, beginning at 11AM with Pastor Richard Prater officiating.  Burial will take place in Mound View Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1375 E. 9th Street #600, Cleveland, Ohio 44114.

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  • Florence and family, I am so sorry to hear about Gary. You are in my
    thougths and prayers!! Agnes