Louise Devine Skirven, age 87, passed away in Catonsville, Md. on Saturday, June 23, 2012. Born in Bessemer City, December 9, 1924, and raised in Lincolnton, she attended Appalachian State University before wartime work drew her to Baltimore.
Predeceased by her husband, Charles A. Skirven and son Charles A. Skirven Jr. (Isabelle Anderson), she is survived by two siblings, Wilma L. “Billie” Devine Ridley and Hazel Devine Coffee; three children, Diana Skirven Powell (Larry), Sandra Skirven, and James A. Skirven (Betty); and three grandchildren, Justin Powell (Anne Hundley), and Michael Skirven (Kaitlin Scott), and Kaitlin Skirven.
Funeral services will be held at the Our Lady of the Angels Chapel, 711 Maiden Choice Lane, Catonsville, MD 21228 on Saturday, June 30, 2012, 10:30 a.m.
Arrangements are entrusted to Witzke Funeral Homes, Inc., Maryland.