OBITUARY

David Ray Skidmore Jr.

February 5, 1973March 27, 2021
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David Ray Skidmore II, 48, of Diamond, Ohio, with his loving family by his side, passed away at his residence on March 27, 2021.

David was born in Ravenna, Ohio to parents David and Sharon (Gregory) Skidmore on February 5, 1973. He graduated from Southeast High School and Maplewood JVS (Carpentry) with the class of 1991. He was employed as the Quality Assurance Lab Manager at Polymerics Co. in Cuyahoga Falls. David enjoyed hunting, camping, photography and a lover of all music. He always had music playing and even most recently at the care center where all of the staff loved to hear his playlists. He also liked NASCAR racing, Dale Earnhardt his favorite driver and he was a huge Dallas Cowboys fan. David had a fantastic sense of humor that kept everyone in “stitches” but was most important in his life was his love of family and friends.

David is survived by his parents, his brother Clint Skidmore and his beloved dog “Daisy”. He also leaves his aunt Dianne (Bill) Beans, uncles: Homer (Nancy) Gregory, Frank (Candy) Gregory, Terry Gregory. Also left to cherish his memory are his nieces and nephews CJ Skidmore, Robbie (Sierra) Skidmore, Xavier Cowles, Makayla Deloach, Makenzie Deloach and Becca Shackelford.

David was preceded in death by his grandparents: Granville and Toni (Hess) Skidmore, Homer and Mildred (Heavner) Gregory, uncles Gene Skidmore and Robert Gregory and his great-niece Olivia Erin Skidmore.

Friends will be received at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna, on Thursday, April 1, 2021 from 5:00pm until 6:00pm with a Memorial Service, officiated by Pastor David Ballert, beginning at 6:00pm. It is required that everyone attending visitation and service wear a mask and practice social distancing. The family certainly understands if you do not feel comfortable with attending due to the COVID 19 pandemic.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com

Services

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, April 1, 2021

  • Visitation

    Thursday, April 1, 2021

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Michael Delaney

April 5, 2021

So sad. He was such a nice guy. I'm glad I got to know him and his family. So sorry for the rest of the world. He left a positive impression on me. I liked him.

Sharon Skidmore

April 4, 2021

Hardest thing we ever had to do was to give you back. Rest In Peace Davey

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Biography

David Ray Skidmore II, 48, of Diamond, Ohio, with his loving family by his side, passed away at his residence on March 27, 2021.

David was born in Ravenna, Ohio to parents David and Sharon (Gregory) Skidmore on February 5, 1973. He graduated from Southeast High School and Maplewood JVS (Carpentry) with the class of 1991. He was employed as the Quality Assurance Lab Manager at Polymerics Co. in Cuyahoga Falls. David enjoyed hunting, camping, photography and a lover of all music. He always had music playing and even most recently at the care center where all of the staff loved to hear his playlists. He also liked NASCAR racing, Dale Earnhardt his favorite driver and he was a huge Dallas Cowboys fan. David had a fantastic sense of humor that kept everyone in “stitches” but was most important in his life was his love of family and friends.

David is survived by his parents, his brother Clint Skidmore and his beloved dog “Daisy”. He also leaves his aunt Dianne (Bill) Beans, uncles: Homer (Nancy) Gregory, Frank (Candy) Gregory, Terry Gregory. Also left to cherish his memory are his nieces and nephews CJ Skidmore, Robbie (Sierra) Skidmore, Xavier Cowles, Makayla Deloach, Makenzie Deloach and Becca Shackelford.

David was preceded in death by his grandparents: Granville and Toni (Hess) Skidmore, Homer and Mildred (Heavner) Gregory, uncles Gene Skidmore and Robert Gregory and his great-niece Olivia Erin Skidmore.

Friends will be received at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna, on Thursday, April 1, 2021 from 5:00pm until 6:00pm with a Memorial Service, officiated by Pastor David Ballert, beginning at 6:00pm. It is required that everyone attending visitation and service wear a mask and practice social distancing. The family certainly understands if you do not feel comfortable with attending due to the COVID 19 pandemic.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com