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N. David Skinner

N. David Skinner

N. David Skinner age 80, of Las Vegas and a lifelong Grand Forks resident, died on Friday, July 13, 2018 at his home in Las Vegas surrounded by family. He was born on September 2, 1937 in Grand Forks to Norris Watson and Genevieve Mae (Davis) Skinner. He graduated from Central High School before joining the US Navy in 1954. After leaving the Navy, he began his career as a long haul truck driver, driving until his retirement in 2010. He enjoyed his retirement but recently moved to Las Vegas to be closer to his family. Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Susan (Coulter); five children: Bill (Jodi) Hovell, David (Brandi) Skinner, Elizabeth (John) Prickett, Jill (Travis) Cychosz and Michael Skinner, nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren. His brother, Ted Skinner preceded him in death. A casual graveside service will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery on Friday, August 24, 2018 at 11:00. Arrangement entrusted to Palm Southwest Mortuary, Las Vegas. Online condolences may be sent to