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John Michael Skiver II

February 28, 2017

The Piano Brothers
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John Michael Skiver, II, 43, of Antwerp, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017 at Vibra Hospital, Fort Wayne.

Mike was born in Fort Wayne on Oct. 27, 1973, a son of John Skiver and the late Pamela (Shirk) Croyle.

He proudly served in the U.S. Navy & was a member of Antwerp VFW, where he served on the Honor Guard.  He was a welder who had a passion for culinary arts, drawing and glass etching. Mike's family was most important to him. He especially enjoyed spending time with his nephew, Paxxton. He will be remembered for his infectious smile that drew family and friends to him.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Rikki (Williams) whom he married Oct 22, 2005; father, John; children, Katie, Victor, Jalynne, Darian, Alexis, Keegan, Taebron, Michael & Nicholas; grandchildren, Bayleigh, Corey, Presley, Hunter & Baby C (on the way); siblings, Sherry (Craig) Wendell, Richard (Amy) Setser, Tony (Jami) Neal & Penny (Rick) Neal & loving dog, Lady Isabella Grace.

Mike was also preceded in death by his daughter, Corie & brother, John Neal.
His funeral service is 11 AM on Saturday, March 4th at First Presbyterian Church of Antwerp, with viewing one hour prior.

Viewing is also Friday, 4 - 8 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp.

His family strongly suggests memorials to Songs for Soldiers, PO Box 1165 Columbia, IL 62236.

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 Service Information

March 3, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dooley Funeral Home
Antwerp, OH

March 4, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
First Presbyterian Church of Antwerp
Antwerp, Ohio

Funeral Service
March 4, 2017

11:00 AM
First Presbyterian Church of Antwerp
Antwerp, Ohio

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