Saturday, August 7, 2021

 Clinton Skym

Clinton Skym of Conway Township passed away August 4, 2021 at his home with his wife of 76 years by his side.

Clinton was born in Conway Township to D.P. and Grace Skym on August 17, 1923. He graduated from Fowlerville High School. He met Margaret Ann Reyhl who became his dancing partner and wife October 26, 1945.

Clinton was preceded in death by his mother and father, brothers Leo and RC, and sister Cleo Epley. Clinton is survived by his wife Margaret, son Dennis, and daughters Mary (Doug) Burnie, Lou Ann (Gerald) Roberts, and Darlene Huck. Grandchildren, Kris (Frank) Benedetti, Jim (Tamarra) Burnie, Tracie (Frank) Fisher, Trisha (Matt) Bennett, Amanda (Matt) Lantz, Melissa (Eric) Cole and 9 great grandchildren, and 3 great great grandchildren.

Clinton was a lifelong farmer who also worked for Kleins Fertilizer and Zeeb Fertilizer. He enjoyed playing with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He loved getting together with friends and family. He found pleasure in gardening and sharing the extras with others. Clinton made sure that the Lord was number 1 in his life and raised his family with the same faithfulness. The legacy he leaves behind is filled with faith, family and love.

Visitation took place on Friday from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Herrmann Funeral Home. The Funeral Service was being held Saturday, August 7, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Johns Lutheran Church. Burial was to follow at Antrim Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at

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