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Arthur "Ace" Carl Skinner

September 16, 1940 ~ December 16, 2021 (age 81)


Ace Carl Skinner, 81, of New Troy passed away on December 16, 2021.   

The family will be remembering Ace privately. Online condolences accepted at

Ace was born on September 16, 1940 in Macon, Missouri the son of the late Alonzo and Lena (Fry) Skinner. On July 17, 1965 he married Ruth Nitz and they shared 56 years together. Ace retired from Robert Bosch in 2010. He played all sports in high school and enjoyed watching old western movies and going up to the cabin in Baldwin. Ace served in the United States Marine Corp.

Survivors include his wife: Ruth; children: Jenny Wells and Nancy (Peter) Mattner; grandchildren: Quebeca (Ryan) McCarty, Lena Wells, Chip Wells, and Colt Mattner; great grandchildren: Annebelle, Daphne, and Grayson; siblings: Kay (Jim) English and Jack (Pam) Skinner.

Arthur was also preceded in death by his son-in-law: Richard Wells.

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