Dorothy "Dot" Skinner
Oct 15, 1937 - Apr 4, 2016
Funeral services for Dorothy Ann Skinner, 78, will be held at 2:00 pm on Thursday, April 7, 2016 at Davis Funeral Home with Rev. Doug Hill officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.
Mrs. Skinner died at her home in Riverton on April 4, 2016.
Dot was born on October 15, 1937 in Newcastle, Wyoming, daughter of Edward E. and Eva (Moore) Cunningham. The family moved to Riverton when Dorothy was 6 months old.
She graduated from Riverton High School and then from Beauty School also in Riverton.
On September 4, 1955, Dot married Richard Norman Skinner at the United Methodist Church in Riverton.
Mrs. Skinner worked as a Teacher’s Aide for several years at Jefferson Elementary and enjoyed spending her days with the children. She also co-owned and worked at Skinner’s Yamaha and Bike Shop. Dot was a beautician for 35 years, owning and operating Cut N Curl before retiring due to health issues.
Dot enjoyed sewing and loved to talk on the CB Radio to others around the world. In her younger years, she enjoyed motorcycle racing with her husband and also bowling.
Mrs. Skinner is a member of St. Margaret’s Catholic Church.
Survivors include her son, William “Bill” Ford Skinner and his wife, Mary of Deeth, NV; daughter, Becky Broderick and her husband, Mark of Casper; sisters, Rita Jolly of New Castle, WY and Martha Wall of Kremmling, CO; grandchildren, Richard McComsey, Donovan Self, Jeffrey Self, Kelli Broderick, Jared Skinner and Haley Skinner; great grandchildren, Aiden Skinner, Justin Skinner and Emmett McComsey; and nephew, Roy Reuber of Riverton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Richard, April 8, 2012 and her granddaughter, Nicole Ann Skinner on April 22, 2009 as well as 8 brothers and sisters.
On-line condolences may be made to the family at www.TheDavisFuneralHome.com.
Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.