Rufus Earl Skillern

Oakland, California

1943 - 2013

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You were responsible for me getting my very first academic scholarship. You were a wonderful & caring teacher. R.I.P. Dr. Skillern! c/o 86


Rest in Peace my Teacher... You will be truly missed

You will always live in our hearts and prayers.

R.I.P My Friend And Teacher.

Doc! man i can't Believe this!! Ypou were an awesome teacher! i remeber when you would say, were goingto play a game... don't wake up dr.skillern! I pray God comforts your family during this time!

Rest in Peace Dr. Skillern. Thank you for all of the valuable lessons.

RIP Mr. Skillern....memories of you will live forever in our hearts.

Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.


Rufus's Obituary

Rufus Earl SkillernNov 2, 1943 - Mar 9, 2013Resident of Oakland, CARufus was born in Texas and moved to Oakland at age 2. He graduated from Fremont High and would later receive his PhD from UCLA. He taught at McClymonds High School for 10 years. Preceding him in death are his parents Elton and...

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