Skeie, David Reid

Skeie, David Reid

September 5, 1947 – September 15, 2016
Age 69 of Minneapolis, passed away September 15, 2016 after a sudden cancer diagnosis on September 6th. David, born in Willmar, MN, was a beloved husband, brother, brother-in-law, cousin and friend to many. His love of sailing is legend. His broad reach and inquiring mind, his humor, kindness and equanimity will be missed in all our lives. He was preceded in death by his parents, Reuben Skeie and Helen Smith of Willmar. He is survived by his spouse Kathleen Laughlin; sister Robin Skeie; cousins; and many other relatives. Interment services will be on Tuesday, September 27, at 10AM, Assembly Area Lane #2 at Ft. Snelling Cemetery, 7601 34th Ave S., Minneapolis, MN. After the service, friends and family are invited to come & share stories, music and food (optional pot luck), at 11:30AM at In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theater, on the corner of E Lake St. and 15th Ave S in Minneapolis. In lieu of flowers donations are suggested to Urban Boat Builders or Our Lady of Peace Hospice. (Published in Star Tribune on Sept. 20, 2016)