Funeral services for Peter “Skip” Allen Skahan, 30, Lawrence, Kan. will be 11 a.m. Friday, April 20, 2012, at Lawrence Free Methodist Church, 3001 Lawrence Avenue. Private Family Burial will take place in Oak Hill Cemetery. He died Sunday, April 15, 2012, at his home.
He was born on December 7, 1981, in Lawrence, Kan., the son of Robert E. and Patricia A. (Gregory) Skahan.
Skip graduated from Free State High School in 2000. He attended the University of Kansas. He enjoyed baseball, soccer, softball, and basketball but his greatest joy was his friends and family. He was a believer and Christian. Skip loved the Kansas Jayhawks. He was a football and basketball fan. Skip was well loved by his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Paul Gregory and Fraternal grandparents, Donald and Darlene Carrie Skahan.
Survivors include his parents, Overland Park, Kan.; sister, Carrie E. Skahan Fitts and husband, Adam, Overland Park; maternal grandmother, Margaret Gregory, Abilene, Texas; Aunts and Uncles, Dr. Paul Gregory (Becky), Collierville, Tenn., their children, Daniel and Amy; Donald and Eva Skahan, Overland Park, Kan., their children, Krista, Bob, Beth; Dr. Sanford Radom (Mary), Stillwell, Kan., their children, Patrick Shehane, Mark and Dan Radom; Dr. Gary Patzkowsky (Marcia) Enid, Okla., their children, Dr. John and Krista.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lawrence Wesleyan Church and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent to www.warrenmcelwain.com