Inge Erna Skinner

Inge E. Skinner, 84, of Sparta, IL, passed away on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Sparta Community Hospital. She was born on October 4, 1933 in Karlsruhe, Germany, the daughter of the late Karl and Hilda (Lutz) Ostermeyer. Inge and Charles Skinner were united in marriage on October 5, 1998. Charles preceded her in death on June 10, 2011. Inge worked for many year at Handee-Mart in Sparta.

Inge is survived by her two sons, Steve (Julie) Joiner of Walsh, IL, and Tim (Amiee Cash) Joiner of Sparta, IL; two sisters, Doris Takyama of Sun City, CA, and Karen Diegel of Swartz Creek, MI; five grandchildren, Steven Joiner, Lauren (Billy) Taitt, Melissa (Jon) Copple, Timothy (Carmen) Joiner, and Michelle (Wade) Osborne; nine great grandchildren; Special Friend Sharon Blackwell; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Inge is preceded in death by her parents, husband, and one brother Edgar Lutz

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at McDaniel & Lee Family Funeral Home in Sparta, IL

Friends may call on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the Funeral Home

Memorials may be given to the Randolph County Humane Society