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Philip S. Skell
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1918
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 2010
Lane County
Oregon, USA

The Eugene Register-Guard
Lane County, Oregon
Thursday, November 25, 2010

Philip Skell

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 26, at the Eugene Hotel for Philip S. Skell of Eugene, who died Nov. 21 of age-related causes. He was 91.

He was born on Dec. 30, 1918, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Jacob and Molly Lipfriend Skell. He married Margo Fosse on Dec. 25, 1948, in Taft.

He held a bachelor of science degree from City College of New York, a master's degree from Columbia University and a doctorate from Duke University. He worked as a professor of chemistry at Penn State University.

Survivors include his life companion, Mary Lee Sinnamon; four children, Deborah Skell and Victoria Skell Cerf, both of Eugene, Jeffrey Skell of Westborough, Mass., and Aviva Heston of North Hollywood, Calif.; and eight grandchildren. His wives, Margo Fosse Skell and Dorothy Gerber Skell, died previously.

Arrangements by Sunset Hills Cemetery, Funeral Home & Crematorium in Eugene.
Created by: Jan
Record added: Nov 24, 2010
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