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Wesley T. (Skip) Inskeep, 1918-1997
Daily Iowegian - 10 November 1997
Wesley T. (Skip) Inskeep, 79, of Seymour died Saturday, Nov. 8, 1997, at the Seymour Care Center.
He was born June 2, 1918, in Appanoose County, the son of William and Mable (Carter) Inskeep.
He married Marcella McKern Oct. 18, 1938. She preceded him in death.
Survivors include two daughters, Vicki Tweiten of Cambridge, Mass., and Jeannie Bigcanoe of Machesney Park, Ill.; a son, Steven Inskeep of Knoxville; a sister, Lydia Hoskins of Illinois; a brother, William Inskeep of Illinois; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He served in the Navy during World War II. He worked for several farmers in the area and in 1968 became the municipal utilities superintendent in Seymour, retiring in 1980.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Randolph Funeral Home in Seymour with the Rev. Robert Ward officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home beginning at noon today, Monday, with a visitation from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Interment will be in Jerome Cemetery with military honors by Nye-Birdwell Post 180 of the Seymour American Legion.
A memorial has been established to the Seymour Care Center and contributions may be left at the funeral home.