Obituary for Teckla Sklepinski

Teckla Sklepinski

Birth Date: Sep. 13th, 1930
Date Passed: Aug. 29th, 2014

Obituary

Teckla Sklepinski, beloved mother, grandmother, wife, teacher and friend, left this world peacefully to be with God on Friday, August 29, 2014 at Mercy General Health Partners-Mercy in Muskegon. Teckla was born on September 13, 1930 in Iron River, Michigan the tenth of eleven children. She attended Northern Michigan University and Western Michigan University and earned a teaching degree before starting an immensely enjoyable and fulfilling 37 year career as a teacher. Teckla joyfully educated kindergarteners in the Ravenna Public Schools for the majority of her career. Teckla married Edward Sklepinski on June 19, 1954 in Ravenna, MI. and was his loving wife for 41 years until he preceded her in death in 1995. She is survived by her 2 children: John (Leanne) Sklepinski of Mount Prospect, IL and Susan Sklepinski of Madison, WI. Her granddaughter: Stacey Sklepinski of Mount Prospect, IL. and her sister: Helen Shubat of Iron River, MI. Mass from the Order of Christian Burials will be held on Friday, September 5, 2014 at 10:00am at St. Catherines Catholic Church in Ravenna with Father Fred Brucker celebrant. Burial will follow at St. Catherines Catholic Cemetery in Ravenna. The family will be at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna on Thursday, September 4, 2014 from 2:00 to 4:00pm and 6:00 to 8:00pm to receive friends. Rosary will be prayed at 8:00pm. The family will also greet friends on Friday at the church from 9:00am until the time of service. Memorials may be directed to: St. Catherines Catholic Church or Ravenna Community Education Foundation. Go to: www.throopfhravenna.com or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook’s. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511

Visitation

2:00pm to 4:00pm and
6:00pm to 8:00pm on
Sep. 4th, 2014 at Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna
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Service

10:00am on Sep. 5th, 2014 at St. Catherines Catholic Church
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Burial

11:00am on Sep. 5th, 2014 at
St. Catherines Catholic Cemetery
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