Walton “Walt” James Skeans
April 25, 1929 - September 20, 2020
Walton “Walt” James Skeans was born in Springfield, Kentucky on April 25, 1929 to Johnny C. and Ethel (Lester) Skeans. He passed to his eternal resting place on Sunday, September 20, 2020 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, at the age of 91.
Walt was drafted into the Army during the Korean Conflict. He started a career with American Airlines and continued until retirement. Walt loved to garden. He collected and sold antiques to make a little extra money. Among these collections were guns; he was an avid quail hunter.
Walt lived in Girard, Kansas for a number of years.
Walt had a deep faith in God and loved to share his testimony to whoever would listen. For years he would visit inmates weekly in the county jail of his community and share Hope and Salvation.
He is survived by,
Son, Doug Skeans and Debbie of Tulsa, Oklahoma
Son, Rock Skeans and Amy of Owasso, Oklahoma
Grandchildren, Julie Devore and Mike, Daniel Skeans and Jenifer, Abby Skeans,
Great-grandchildren, Kourtney Skeans, Tyler Devore, Jayla Skeans and Joy Skeans
Preceded in death by his parents, one brother and three sisters.