James Joseph Skevington (1925 - 2019)

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Service Information
East Lawn Palms Cemetery
5801 East Grant Road #C
Tucson, AZ
85712
(520)-886-5561
Graveside service
Monday, Dec. 2, 2019
3:00 PM
East Lawn Cemetery
5801 E. Grant Road
Tucson, AZ
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Obituary

SKEVINGTON, James Joseph

born March 28, 1925 in Fort Wayne Indiana, crossed over peacefully at home, with family at his side, on November 20, 2019, at the age of 94. Devoted husband, son, brother, father, and friend. World War II Navy veteran, self-employed businessman, and avid golfer. He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Faye; sons, Jim (Sonnie), Bill (Micky) and Dan (Vickie); daughters, Lynn, Mary (Joe) and Carol (Tim); 50 grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Matilda and his brother, Bill. Graveside Services will be held on Monday, December 2, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at East Lawn Cemetery, 5801 E. Grant Road in Tucson. Arrangements by EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY.



Published in the Arizona Daily Star from Nov. 27 to Dec. 1, 2019
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