David Skidmore


February 16, 2018 - 12:00 AM

David Skidmore, 62, program manager, with Beech for nearly 30 years, died Tuesday, January 30, 2018.
David was a loving father, son, brother, uncle, grandfather, as well as a friend, colleague and mentor to many.
He is survived by his parents, Jerry and Betty Skidmore, Iola; son, Jesse (Natalie) Skidmore, Washington D.C.; daughter, Erin (Ryan Christo) Skidmore, Oakland, Calif.; sister, Janet (Fred) Apt, Iola; brother Dennis (Kay) Skidmore, Atlanta; and grandchildren, Sophia Skidmore and John “Jack” Skidmore.
David was a graduate of Iola High School, Class of 1974, and earned his B.S. in education from the University of Kansas in 1978. David was a member of the Masonic Lodge No 38, Iola, and Mirza Shrine, Pittsburg.
In lieu of flowers, you may send a donation in his name to the NCADD: www.ncadd.org/donations/memorial-donation (212-269-7797).
A Celebration of Life/Memorial Service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Chapel Hill United Methodist Church in Wichita.
Downing & Lahey East Mortuary. Share tributes online at: www.dlwichita.com.

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