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Lee Roger Skelton

Lee Roger Skelton

Lee Roger Skelton, 1970 – 2014

Lee R. Skelton, 43, of Esko passed away Friday, May 2, 2014. He was born August 3, 1970, in Duluth to Roger and Judith (Forstie) Skelton and graduated from Esko High School in 1989. Lee had worked as manager for Sbarro’s and Old Country Buffet. He enjoyed the outdoors, working on cars, 4-wheeling, fishing and was an avid Vikings fan.

Lee was preceded in death by his father, Roger. He is survived by two daughters, Alyssa (Joe Holmes) Caspersen and Haylee Markus; his mother, Judith Skelton; one sister, Lori (Rick) Tondryk; former wife, Michelle LaVine; two nieces, Katie and Emily; one nephew, Andrew; and a special friend, Chris Putikka.

Memorial service: 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 7, 2014, with visitation from 10 a.m. until the service, at Nelson Funeral Care, followed with a luncheon in the fellowship room. See the family online guest book at