MIDDLETOWN – William Dale “Billy” Skelton, 55, of Middletown, passed away January 31, 2015 in Bloomington.
Service: Graveside services, Saturday, February 7 at 1 p.m. in Irish Grove Cemetery, Middletown.
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home
William Dale “Billy” Skelton, 55, of Middletown, passed away January 31, 2015 in Bloomington.
Cremation rites have been accorded. Graveside services will be Saturday, February 7, 2015 at 1 p.m. in Irish Grove Cemetery, Middletown.
Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home has been entrusted with his care.
Billy was born October 13, 1959 in Lincoln, the son of Richard Raymond Skelton and Mabel Ruth (Wilson) Skelton.
Billy was a plumber. He enjoyed Nascar, especially Danica Patrick and Mark Martin. He loved to dance and sing and was the life of the party. His grandchildren were the light of his life.
Surviving are his mother Mabel Ruth Skelton and her significant other Bill Quast of Middletown, his children: Chandra Skelton of Huntsville, MO., Amanda (Chris) Young of Moberly, MO., Dale Skelton of Huntsville, MO., and Chrystal (Josh) Czerniak of Alford, TX.; 10 grandchildren; his fiance Cheryl Busick of Bloomington, his siblings: Dick (Deb) Skelton of Lincoln, Jenny (Harold) Stout of Middletown, Jackie Poole of New Holland, Carol Renfro of Middletown, Sharon Marcum of Seattle, WA., Deb (Don) Frakes of Middletown, Syb (Joe) Liesman of Harrisburg, Kelly (Rick) Hoffert of Middletown, Tim (Judy) Skelton of Mason City, and Thomas Russell “Rusty” (Stacy) Skelton of Middletown. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, his brothers: Joseph “Joe” Skelton, David “Pip” Skelton, and Jerry Skelton, an his sisters: Patsy Skelton, Ruthann Hoffert, Deany Baker, Kasey Brooks, and Cheryl Himes.
Memorial donations may be made to Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home for funeral expenses.