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Flora Dean Smith Skelley
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1923
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 2007
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA

DAVENPORT - Funeral services and Mass of Christian Burial for Flora D. Skelley, a resident of Davenport, will be 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2007, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Davenport. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Visitation will be Monday from 4 until 7 p.m. at the Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home.
Mrs. Skelley died on Friday, June 1, 2007, at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. She was surrounded by her family at the time of her passing.
Flora Dean Smith was born January 25, 1923, in Davenport, a daughter of Fred H. and Marie (Bowker) Smith. She was united in marriage to Thomas J. Skelley on January 18, 1941, in Davenport at St. Anthony's. He preceded her in death on September 8, 1988. She retired in 1979 after many years of service for Wonder Bread Bakery were she had been a floor supervisor. Memorials can be made to Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House. Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Carol and Edwin Angstrom, Davenport, Nancy and Forrest Ashcraft, Sun Lakes, Arizona, and Connie and Steve Zindel, Davenport; sons and a daughter-in-law, Thomas R. Skelley and Michael T. Skelley, both of Davenport, and Mark E. and Michelle Skelley, Minneapolis, Minnesota; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a sister, Shirley Wulf, Blue Grass, Iowa; brothers, Eldon (Mary) Smith, Davenport, Marvin (Joan) Smith, of Indiana, and George Smith, of Tennessee; and her dearest friend, Lola Dittmer. She was preceded in death by her husband, a son, Charles Skelley, in 1973, and a granddaughter, Melissa Ashcraft. May they rest in peace. 
 
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 Parents:
  Fred Sailor Smith (1896 - 1962)
  Marie Henriatta Bowker Smith (1901 - 1979)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas J. Skelley (1918 - 1988)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Raymond Skelley (1941 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fay Kelly Smith (1920 - 1963)*
  Flora Dean Smith Skelley (1923 - 2007)
  Eldon Lewis Smith (1929 - 2009)*
  Robert Ray Smith (1934 - 2000)*
  Shirley May Smith Wulf (1937 - 2007)*
  George E. Smith (1941 - 2012)*
  Linda Lou Smith Vogel (1945 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Davenport Memorial Park
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Ken Nagel
Record added: Jun 26, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112944738
Flora Dean <i>Smith</i> Skelley
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Flora Dean <i>Smith</i> Skelley
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Flora Dean <i>Smith</i> Skelley
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