Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Leo Skinner

Born: 11/23/1921

Died: 6/1/2005

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Leo Skinner passed away June 1, 2005. He was born November 23, 1921, in Hartshorne, Oklahoma.

In 1942, he entered the Army for World War II, serving in the Pacific - Guadalcanal and other islands ending in the Philippines. He was recalled for the Korean War and stayed in for 30 years, retiring from Ft. Huachuca on July 1, 1967, as a Chief Warrant Officer. He had lived in Tucson, Arizona, since 1967. He worked for the Tucson Post Office from 1968 to 1984.

Survivors include his wife, Norma Skinner; one brother; five children and stepchildren; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Leo Skinner