- Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Richard M. Skidmore, 81, of Newtown, beloved husband of Jennifer (Slocum) Skidmore, died March 10, at Danbury Hospital. They were married November 24, 1979. Born in Danbury, November 4, 1931, he was the son of Evelyn (Ackridge) and George Skidmore.
Mr Skidmore attended Danbury Schools and graduated from Danbury High School, Class of 1950. He also attended Western Connecticut State University and Mercy College, White Plains, N.Y. He served in the US Air Force from 1951 to 1954, with service in Japan and Korea.