Mary E. Skelton, a resident of Venice, Florida and a former long-time Darien resident, passed away on Dec. 1, 2018 in Florida. She was 93.
Born on April 15, 1925 in Stamford, she was the daughter of the late Richard F. and Gladys Skelton.
Mary was raised in Darien and attended Baker School. She was in the first 7th grade class at Darien Junior High. Mary taught at Darien Junior High for 30 years, which she loved.
She attended and volunteered for Noroton Presbyterian Church. She was a loyal prayer warrior and choir member. Mary was a deacon, which led to her becoming a Stephen Minister. She volunteered for the soup kitchen and loved her long term role as parish visitor.
— an obituary from Edward Lawrence Funeral Home
Mary is survived by many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was held at the Noroton Presbyterian Chapel on Saturday, March 9, with a private burial.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Noroton Presbyterian Church, 2011 Post Road, Darien, CT 06820.