Donald L. Skinner, 86, died Wednesday (April 11, 2018) at the Wayne County Nursing Home in Lyons, N.Y.
There will be no prior calling hours. A funeral service will be held on Monday (April 16) at 11 a.m. at the Boeheim-Pusateri Funeral Home, 77 William St, Lyons. Burial will be in South Lyons Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Wayne ARC Foundation or Roosevelt Preschool Center.
Donald was born in Lyons N.Y. to Robert and Isabell (Fromm) Skinner. He worked for the Conrail Railroad as a locomotive engineer and retired from Conrail with over 45 years. He was a Marine veteran and a member of the American Legion. He was also a member of St. Joseph the Worker/St. Michael’s Church. He loved boating and golfing.
Donald is survived by his wife of 62 years, Lynette Strickland Skinner; son, Jack (Terri) of Newark; daughter, Donna (Ken) Vowell of Palmyra; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother, Jack Skinner of Wolcott; several nieces and nephews.