Kenneth Dean Skaggs

Kenneth Dean Skaggs, age 64, of Highland, IN passed away on Friday, December 14, 2012 in Munster, IN. He is survived by his three beloved daughters: Kelly (Steve) Wilken of Griffith, IN, Kathy Skaggs and Kristen Zak both of Highland, IN; five precious granddaughters; one adored great granddaughter; loving brother, Roger (Jackie) Skaggs of Highland, IN; and many nieces and nephews. Ken proudly served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He retired from ArcelorMittal Steel Company in 2012 after 35 years of service. Ken was an active member of Issak Walton League Griffith Chapter. Family and friends will gather to celebrate Ken's life on Friday, January 4, 2013 from 3:00-6:00 p.m. at Castle Hill Funeral Home, 1219 Sheffield Avenue, Dyer, IN 46311. A memorial service will begin at 6:00 p.m. with Deacon James Renwick officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Disabled Veterans of America. For information call (219) 864-0170 or for online guestbook, visit:

Published in The Times from Jan. 3 to Jan. 4, 2013