James C. Skinner

September 20, 1936June 2, 2018

Entered into rest on June 2, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Martha M. Skinner; cherished father of Deborah (Jeffrey) Pokerwinski, Colleen Bonafede, and James C. Skinner III; loving papa of seven; great-papa of three. Also survived by his caring canine companion Mikey. James was a lifelong member of Fr. Baker Council #2243 Knights of Columbus. He enjoyed camping and hunting. Friends and family may call Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at HOY FUNERAL HOME, 3855 Seneca St., West Seneca. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from Fourteen Holy Helpers R.C. Church 1350 Indian Church Rd., West Seneca, on Wednesday at 10:00 AM. Please share condolences www.


  • Visitation Tuesday, June 5, 2018
  • Visitation Tuesday, June 5, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday, June 6, 2018

James C. Skinner

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Lynda and Mike Sullivan

June 5, 2018

A wonderful neighbor. We will miss waving to him sitting in the garage or sharing a beer while chatting with neighbors. So sorry for your loss.


June 5, 2018

Mr.skinner is my neighbor,he was the nicest man you could ask for ,we use to go over and talked to him we laughed and cried when we lost one of our dogs, he loved talking about his kids and grandkids ,I will miss the sqeeky sound of the chair he would sit in in the garage I could hear it from my house or he would call me at night and say hon your garage door is open.MAY YOU R.I.P. NOW YOU ARE WITH MARTHA WITH ALOT OF CATCHING UP TO DO.💖

Eva Byrne

June 5, 2018

We our so sorry for the loss of a great man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Love, The Byrne Family