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Melissa Ann Skow

June 18, 1961 - January 1, 2022

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    January 8, 2022 | 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. Saturday
  • Yurs Funeral Home 1771 West State Street (Rte 38) Geneva
  • Funeral



Melissa Ann Skow

Devoted wife, mother and grandmother

Missy ascended on Saturday, January 1, 2022 at the young age of 60. She was born on June 18, 1961 at Woodstock Memorial Hospital. She grew up in Crystal Lake until meeting Dann in high school. They wed on May 21, 1983 and had 2 beautiful children.

Missy’s life was dedicated to her husband of 38 years, her children and grandchildren along with her 3 cats and many outdoor critters. The impact Missy had on her 4 grandchildren was greatly profound and her memories will be cherished always.

Missy leaves behind her husband Dann, her daughter Jenn and husband Lee Chessman, her son Chris and wife Jessica Skow, her grandchildren; Ryan (10 yrs), Olivia (8 yrs), Jackson (7 yrs) and Chloe (4 yrs). She is preceded in death by her parents William and Laura Grant, sister and brother-in-law Carol and Sam Cardella and brother-in-law Leonard Morris. She also leaves behind a sister Barb Morris and nieces and nephews; Shawn, Shanna, Josh, Madison, Mason, Emma and Carter.

Missy’s wishes were to be cremated. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, January 8, 2022 from 3-5pm at Yurs Funeral Home, 1771 West State Street, Geneva, Il. 60134


Jane Charmelo from Lombard, IL

"Our sincerest condolences. The Charmelo family"

Dominic from Batavia, IL

"One of the sweetest loving people I've forever."

Scott Phaviseth from Huntley, IL

"Our deepest sympathies to you and your family."

Linda Gagliano from Geneva , IL

"Jen so very sorry for your loss, to lose a mother is sooo hard, I pray God gives you & your family strength at this time of sorrow , my deepest sympathies"

Dave Johansen from West Dundee, IL

"Dann, Jill and I are very sorry to hear about you losing Missy, when she was still so young. I know our condolences are of little comfort for your loss. Jill saw the obituary in the Daily Herald, otherwise we wouldn't have known. Contact me if you want to talk to a sympathetic old friend. We pray for you to have the strength to get through this sad time."

Craig & Andrea from Rockford , IL

"We’re so sorry, our condolences."

Cheryl Pacilio from Geneva, IL

"Dear Jenn, I am feeling your pain so keenly. I know how integral your mom was to your kids too. Much love for you and your brother and your family. I pray this day is a sweet remembrance of all the good."

Jennifer Brooks from Montgomery , IL

"My deepest condolences to your family. May your mom Rest In Peace."

Sydney Charmelo from Chicago, IL

"I will miss her so much. She was always there for me no mater what."

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"You where always there for me. You will forever be in my heart may you rest in peace.πŸ•Š Love forever. -Sydney Charmelo"

Vanessa from Elgin, IL

"I’m so sorry for your loss. I work and worked with Missy at Walmart from the day she started. I was her manager at the front end. I just heard of her passing. Missy was a blessing to work with. She will be missed. She always found me when she was in shopping. πŸ™πŸ»"

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