Michael Allen Skubis, 65, of Forestville, sadly passed
away peacefully Sunday, July 23rd after a lengthy battle
Born November 8, 1957 in Dunkirk,
A long-time resident of the Dunkirk/Fredonia area and
graduate from Dunkirk High School class of 1974.
Son of the late Doris (Hart) Skubis and Edward Skubis, raised by
Edward and Sandra (Bouquin) Skubis.
Michael was one of four boys, Eddie (deceased), Rick
He was a lover of the Buffalo Bills and a season ticket holder
along with being an avid Pink Floyd listener. You could find
him any weekend scavenging yard sales as he was a junker who
loved to collect hot wheels, antiques and anything he found
interesting. He was never without his best companion(s),
Sheppard mix Buddy and his numerous black lab rescues,
Clifford, Floyd, Rufus and Cooley.
He is survived by his two children, Tera (Skubis) Sotelo and
Nicholas Skubis, along with their spouses, Eric Sotelo and Brianna
(Solares) Skubis and his two grandsons, Richard Michael
Welch and Gavin Quinn Sotelo.
He sacrificed for his family and always put them first.
His passing has left a giant hole in all our hearts. Shine On.
Relatives and friends may call Saturday from 12 noon to 2 PM
at the R. Mackowiak Funeral Home Inc., 56 E. Doughty Street