Geraldine Sketel

January 14, 2020

Geraldine Sketel, age 82, of Marysville, died Tuesday, January 14, 2020 from respiratory complications secondary to pneumonia at Memorial Gables. She graduated from Bellaire High School in 1954. She worked at the Bellaire Dairy Queen for many years where she retired in 2004. She was a member of the Bellaire United Methodist Church and enjoyed reading, crocheting and was an exceptional baker. She was born September 24, 1937 in Bellaire to the late Neal H. and Amanda Moore Hess; and all of her six siblings, Betty, Pauline, Harold, Neal, Peggy and twin brother, Gerald. She is survived by her children, Paula (Steve) Flowers of Marysville, Nancy (Walt) Breidigan of Bethel Park, Pennsylvania, Richard (Christi) Sketel of Proctorville and Jim (Roseann) Sketel of Decatur, Georgia; her grandchildren, Ryan (Sally), Kari (Aaron), Josh (Melissa), Ben (Misty), Brittney (Frank), Ben (Caitlin), Jessica (Matt), Matt (Rochelle), Lindsey (Jess), Brock (Caitlin), Whitney, Kelsey (Troy), Zachary, Cody, Anna and Michael; 23 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Cherri Hess; and many other relatives. A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held at a later date in Bellaire. Underwood Funeral Home in Marysville is assisting the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Gables activity fund. Condolences may be made to the family at


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