- Deceased's name: Robert E. Skara
- Age: 61
- Date: January 21, 2012
- Hometown: Lakeville
- Survived by: his children Sarah (Troy) Moore, Julie (Kevin) Johnson and Colleen (Todd) Penticoff, grandchildren Blake Moore and Aunika Penticoff; sisters Nancy, Sharon, Diane and Sheila; brothers James and Rick and many nieces and nephews.
He proudly served in the Vietnam War as a member of the 1st Infantry Division (Big Red One). He worked at Mystic Lake Casino for the past several years in the Engineering Dept. He had a passion for woodworking and restoration, and recently had begun to restore antique clocks.
He had a strong faith in Jesus Christ and was fervent about the Word. He also loved listening to old time Gospel Hymns. He will be deeply missed by all who loved him.
Funeral Service 11AM Thursday, January 26, 2012 at River Valley Church, 14898 Energy Way, Apple Valley, MN. Visitation 4-8pm Wednesday, January, 25, 2012 at
White Funeral Home, 20134 Kenwood Tr. Lakeville, MN. and also one hour prior to service at church. Interment, Fort Snelling National Cemetery.