Robert Skellenger

Obituary of Robert Skellenger

Robert Charles Skellenger, 55, of Palermo, NJ peacefully passed away on June 20, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loving family as he fought a brave and courageous battle against cancer. Born and raised in Hamburg, NJ he had lived in Brigantine before moving to Palermo in 1997. Mr. Skellenger was a proud member of Carpenters Union local # 623. He found his passion and skills in carpentry. He was an avid Ocean City High School sports fan and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He is survived by his loving wife Colleen (nee Hanley), his children: Bobby (Colleen), Ryan and Caitlyn. Also surviving are his parents: Robert and Elissa Skellenger of Hamburg, NJ, brother: Michael (Jamie) of Sparta, NJ, sister: Lisa (Andrew) Morris of Wantage, NJ, sisters in law: Kerry (Norman) O'Melia of State College, Pa, Tara (Scott) Soper of Milford, NJ, Kelli (Mark) Smeraldo of Saylorsburg, Pa and brother in law: James (Gail) Hanley of Westfield, NJ, many nieces, nephews and cousins and his best friend through it all "Brody" Friends may call Sunday evening from 5 until 8 o'clock at The Godfrey Funeral Home of Palermo, 644 South Shore Road, Palermo, NJ. A Mass of Resurrection will be offered Monday morning at 10:30 from the Church of the Resurrection of St. Maximillian Kolbe Parish, 200 West Tuckahoe Road, Marmora, NJ where friends may call from 9:30 until time of Mass. Burial will be private and at his family's convenience. Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to the Shore Cancer Center, 100 Medical Center Way, Somers Point, NJ 08244. To e-mail condolences visit www.godfreyfuneralhome.com.

First Visitation

When Sunday, June 23rd, 2013, 5:00pm - 8:00pm Location The Godfrey Funeral Home Of Palermo Address 644 South Shore Road Palermo, NJ 08223- Share on Facebook

Second Visitation

When Monday, June 24th, 2013, 9:30am - 10:30am Location Church Of The Resurrection Address 200 West Tuckahoe Road Marmora, NJ 08223- Share on Facebook

Service Information

When Monday, June 24th, 2013, 10:30am Location Church Of The Resurrection Address 200 West Tuckahoe Road Marmora, NJ 08223- Share on Facebook