William Ronald Skinner

Allen – William Ronald Skinner, 80, peacefully passed away June 29, 2022.

Born July 3rd, 1941 to William Milton Skinner, Jr. and Hilda Louise Chance in Ridgely, MD. Ronnie graduated from Wicomico High School in 1959. He then enlisted in the Navy from 1960-1963 where he worked on ejection seats for fighter planes on the S.S. Enterprise.

After his service in the Navy, he began working for United Insurance Company of America where he earned many honors and awards and became the first sales representative in the history of United Insurance Company of America to earn $100,000 in one year. Ronnie retired from United after 41 years of service. He married the love of his life, Nancy, and together they raised three daughters, Lori, Sandi, and Jenni.

Ronnie was a good man who enjoyed working hard his whole life. He earned his black belt in in Isshin Ryu karate.

After retirement he was determined to stay in shape. He took a part-time job sorting packages at Fed Ex in Salisbury, Md where he continued to work until his illness. In addition he also cut many lawns as well as maintaining his own property and keeping it in pristine condition.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Robert Skinner.

He leaves behind his loving wife of 58 years, Nancy Joyce Skinner, their three daughters and son-in-law: Lori Hancock of Salisbury, MD, Sandi Skinner Boyd and Mike Boyd of Hurlock, MD, and Jenni Skinner of Allen, MD, Grandchildren Devynn Hancock, Jordan Swanson, Kara Molina, Colby Swanson, Madison Swanson, Carley Swanson, Harper Boyd, Addie Boyd, Jamie Boyd, Kaiya Skinner, and Jadynn Divine, Great-grandchildren Kylie LesCallette, Kali LesCallette, Dio Molina, Cecilia Molina, and Leo Molina, Sister Connie Lewis,  as well as many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, July 8, 2022 at Hinman Funeral Home, P.A. in Princess Anne, MD where friends may call one hour prior to the service. Pastor Jimmy Dayton will officiate. Interment will follow in Allen Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested those who wish to express their sympathy to make a donation to Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, MD 218052.

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