Cheryl Skinner, age 63, of Somerville, Texas, passed away at her home to her new life on Wednesday April 21, 2010 at 3:20 a.m. surrounded by her family after a brave fight with cancer.
She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Steve Skinner; her mother Evelyn Hill; her children Cristal Kubicek, Kim Skinner, and Stephen Skinner and daughter-in-law Tara Skinner; and her grandchildren Christopher Kaminski, Becky Pittman, and Cherilyn Kubicek.
Cheryl Skinner will be remembered by many Fort Bend residents for her many stories about the community. She worked for several area newspapers, mostly the Fort Bend/Southwest Star for almost 28 years, off and on. She left behind many friends and colleagues which are too many to name.
There is an account set up at Citizens State Bank, PO Box 518, in Somerville, TX 77879 to assist her husband with medical bills.
A memorial service reserved for friends, colleagues, and family is scheduled for May 1, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at the Strickland Funeral Home, located at 545 8th Street Somerville, Texas.