Janet Marie Skelton

December 31, 1960May 15, 2014
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Janet Marie Skelton, 53, of Elberfeld, passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014, at her home. She was born December 31, 1960 to Eugene and Esther Meny.

Janet attended St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters of America, the Altar Society, and the church choir. Janet graduated from Gibson Southern High School in 1979 and from USI in 1984 with a degree in Accounting. She enjoyed singing, camping, going to the lake, building puzzles, painting, dominos, cards, and gathering around family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her dear mother, Esther Meny; grandmother, Cecilia Hertel; father and mother-in-law, Darrell and Dallas Skelton.

Janet is survived by her husband of 28 years, Curtis Skelton; daughter, Harlee (Ryan) Harpe; son, Shelby; granddaughter, Willow; father, Eugene Meny; siblings, Joan (Joe) Nurrenbern, Gary (Michelle) Meny, Angie (Ted) Kares, Victor (Kiyla) Nurrenbern, Rena (Matt) Rohrbach, Bridget (Kyle) Blankenberger, Dalton and Haleigh Meny; several beloved cousins; and 3 great-nieces and one great nephew.

A Memorial Mass will be 11:00 AM Saturday, May 17, 2014, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 5301 Daylight Drive, Evansville IN, officiated by Fr. Jason Gries, with burial in Providence Cemetery at a later date. Friends may visit Saturday from 9:00 AM until mass time at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church; Southern Care Hospice, 12251 U.S. 41, Evansville, IN 47725; or any foundation of choice.


  • Visitation Saturday, May 17, 2014
  • Funeral Service Saturday, May 17, 2014

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June 3, 2014

We are so sorry for your loss. Janet was such a wonderful and sweet person.

Paul and Marcia Leslie

Amy Mutz

May 18, 2014

I was so sad to hear of Janet's passing. We were classmates at Gibson Southern and graduated together. You have my deepest sympathy for the loss of your wife/mother/sibling/friend. Amy (Neufelder) Mutz, Class of 1979.

Marge & Don Inkenbrandt

May 17, 2014

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Sharon Englehardt

May 17, 2014

Curtis and family, so sorry for your loss.You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God be
with you and give you strength and courage to get through this. Janet was a good person and will be missed by many.

Jennifer Key

May 17, 2014

Thinking of you Angie and your family.

Joy Hatcher

May 17, 2014

My thoughts and prayer are with you and your family.

Paul Fischer

May 16, 2014

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

May 16, 2014

Curtis and Family,
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, may Janet find everlasting comfort and peace.
Lisa and Taylor Rutledge

Odette DaCosta

May 16, 2014

So sorry for your loss. May you take comfort in the happy memories.
Rest in peace Janet. You will be missed.

May 16, 2014

Praying that you find comfort and peace through this difficult time.
Candi Burress