Walter J. Sklaris of Mahanoy City died Sunday, March 3. He was the husband of Josephine (Sholtis) Sklaris.
Born in Frackville, he was a son of the late Walter J. and Stella (Laurinavage) Sklaris.
He was an Air Force veteran of World War II
Surviving in addition to his widow are three sons, W. Steven, Ronald and Donald; a daughter Carol, wife of James Whalen of Mahanoy City; a brother Edward, and his wife, Mary; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.