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Wiltsie Cemetery
Friday March 3rd, 2017
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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First Presbyterian Church of Antwerp
Saturday March 4th, 2017

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John Michael Skiver II

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.

Share your memories with Mike's family at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com

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A candle was lit in memory of John Skiver II

Tommy Oswalt Mar 4 2017 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. Mike was a good guy and always had a smile on his face. I can still hear him laughing as he strutted down the halls at UCCHS.

Tommy Oswalt Mar 4 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Skiver II

Sandy and Bill Setser and family Mar 3 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Skiver II

Matt & Heather Stevens Mar 3 2017 12:00 AM

MY deepest condolences to you! You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God get you through this difficult time in your life.

Matt & Heather Stevens Mar 3 2017 12:00 AM

I am deeply sad by his passing.
I was one of the kids babysitters .
And ran around with is Mother Pam .
Love You ,
Teresa Huntwork King

Teresa Huntwork King Mar 3 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Skiver II

April Hanaway Mar 2 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Skiver II

Rosalie Cabrera Mar 2 2017 12:00 AM

Although we never met, I've followed your family's posts on FB and know you were loved by many. Although we are related, I'll look forward to meeting you someday in Heaven... Condolences to all the family and friends..... Hugs from California!

Rosalie Cabrera (Aunt in California) Mar 2 2017 12:00 AM

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