Barbara Ann Van Skyhock
July 31, 1932 – January 16, 2021
Barbara Ann Van Skyhock, age 88, of Phoenix, passed peacefully in her sleep with her daughters by her side on Saturday, January 16, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born on July 31, 1932 to the late Bernard Andrew and Eunice Gladys (Vyvyan) Boehm in Racine, Wisconsin. On March 4, 1950, she married Robert Glenn Van Skyhock in South Bend, Indiana. Barbara was a Housewife, Mother, and loving Grandmother her entire life. She enjoyed spending time with her family, bowling, ice-skating, and Sports. Barbara Ann Van Skyhock is survived by three children, Betty Tihey (Jim), Chris Pollock (Mike), and William Van Skyhock. 1 siblings, Harold Boehm (Fuzzy); eight grandchildren, Darryl, Michele, Daniel, Heather, Heidi, Matthew, Jackie and Becky; 25 great grandchildren, and 13 Great Great Grandchildren; and many other loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Glenn Van Skyhock, her son Robert Alan Van Skyhock, her parent's Bernard and Eunice Boehm, and her brother Bernard Boehm (Sonny). Visitation will be from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at Shadow Mountain Mortuary, 2350 E. Greenway Road, Phoenix, AZ 85022. The Committal service is occupancy restricted and will be held at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Barbara's honor may be made to the Humane Society or the Paralyzed Veterans.
Thursday, January 21, 2021