Paul Ramon Skampo

1926 – 2018


Paul "Bud" Ramon Skampo, 92 yrs, of Ida, MI. Died Tuesday April 17, 2018, in his son's home in St. Helen, MI. Friends may call at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI, Sunday April 22, 2018, from 2-8 PM. There will be a service on Monday, April 23, 2018, at 11 AM at Capaul Funeral Home, Ida MI. Pastor Mark McCaskill will officiate. Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery, Ida, MI, There will be military graveside service by Lambertville VFW Post 9656.


Born March 5, 1926 in Toledo, OH. Paul was the son of Frank and Helen (Breneman) Skampo. He was a 1944 Ida High School Graduate. He served with the US Coast Guard February 1944 until May 1946. He married Lucille Miller on February 5, 1949, in Monroe, MI. Lucille died June 24, 2008. He worked for Tecumseh Products for 42 yrs. He loved the Detroit Tigers, hunting, fishing and playing cards especially, poker, euchre and pinochle. He loved being Up-North at his son's home.


Survivors include: sons, Michael (Terrie), Marvin (Vicky); sisters, Betty Budzios, Becky O'Brien; sisters-in-law, Dorothy Skampo and Terry Skampo; grandchildren, Tyler (Rachel), Erik (Julia), Michelle (Chauncey), Scott (Wendy), Troy (Tracie) and great-grandchildren, Logan, Brianna, Haleigh, Lucy, Ryleigh, Madden, Benjamin, Jacob, Meghan and Alaina. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and brothers, Jack, Richard and Arthur.


Memorial contributions can be made to: Promedica Hospice of Monroe or Compassus Hospice of West Branch, MI.