June 8, 1932 — October 4, 2019
Verla Jean Skiver, 87, passed away in Burlington, Wash., the afternoon of Friday, Oct. 4, 2019.
Verla was born in Grant, Kan., on June 8, 1932, to Verne Payne and Goldie (Angleton) Payne. She worked as a pharmacy technician in Mukilteo while residing in Mountlake Terrace, Wash., for 35 years. After her husband, Donald, retired from Boeing, the Skivers moved to Oak Harbor, Wash., in 1990.
Verla is survived by her children, Randy (Marcia) Skiver and Sandee (James) Waller; son-in-law, Maikeli Wakolovou; grandchildren Russell (Trudy) Skiver, Becky (Jen) Skiver-Thompson, Brett (Laura Beth) Waller, Bryce (Stephanie Horton) Waller, Kaicee Skiver and Brooks Waller; and great-grandchildren, Henry Skiver, Sam Skiver-Thompson, Ivan Skiver, Milo Skiver-Thompson, Beau Waller, Blake Waller, Presley Waller and Ryleigh Skiver.
She was preceded in death by her parents Verne and Goldie, her husband, Donald, and her daughter, Debbie.
A graveside service will take place in late December at Maple Leaf Cemetery in Oak Harbor.
Arrangements entrusted to Wallin Funeral Home, Oak Harbor.