In Remembrance of Ann Tuly Skibinski

Ann Tuly Skibinski

Ann Tuly Skibinski

Arlington, VA and formerly of Sayre, PA July 16, 1928 ~ December 1, 2014 Date of Service: December 6, 2014

Ann Tuly Skibinski, 86, of Arlington, Va., and formerly of Sayre, Pa., died Monday in Virginia. Her husband, Bernard F. Skibinski Jr., to whom she was married for 57 years, died June 18, 2013.


Born in Dunmore, daughter of the late John and Mary Pasko Tuly, she was a graduate of Dunmore High School. She worked as a telephone operator in Scranton for several years upon graduation. She enjoyed baking, cake decorating, gardening, traveling and her family. She was an active and faithful member of the Catholic church.


Surviving are children, Jeanne Ratcliff, N.Y., N.Y.; Bernard F. Skibinski III, Arlington, Va.; Patricia Adams, Kintbury, England; Maria Skibinski, Summerville, S.C.; Joseph N. Skibinski, Bristow, Va.; Sherry Chas, Reston, Va.; nine grandchildren; a sister, Mary Ruzbarsky, of Dunmore; as well as nieces and nephews.


The funeral will be Saturday, with Mass at 9:30 a.m. in the St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, 322 Chestnut St., Dunmore, PA 18512. Interment to follow in All Saints Cemetery, Hollisterville.


Friends may call at the church Saturday morning from 8:30 until the service.


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to, an organization helping those living with dementia.

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Greg and Sheryl Waters
Posts: 2
Your Mom and Dad
Reply #1 on : Sun December 07, 2014, 12:22:48
We are so sorry to hear about Ann's recent death, as well as "Whitey's" passing in 2013. I was Team Secretary for the Sikorsky crew at IBM Owego, NY when your folks relocated to the area.

They had several get-togethers in their home, and that is when we met your Mother. We loved hearing her call your Dad "Skip".

They were both very kind people with big hearts. That is how we will remember them both. Our deepest sympathy to your family with the loss of your parents.