James A. Skene, 63, of Park Avenue, Cranston, RI, passed away peacefully at home on May 15, 2020. Born on December 19, 1956 in Warwick, RI, he was the son of Douglas W. and Hazel (Jones) Skene.
James was a gifted salesman for various local companies for many years. He loved his family, enjoyed being outdoors and had the gift of gab.
James is survived by two daughters; Heather Sargent and her husband Thomas Jr. and Caitlin Wilson and her husband Shaun, three sisters; Patricia Vervena, Jacqueline McEntee and Joanne Burke, seven grandchildren; Benjamin, Chloe, Abigail, Noah, Lily-Anne, Owen and Sadie and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother; Douglas W. Skene II and a sister; Marilyn Dillon.
His services will be private.
Donations in his memory can be made to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd, Warwick, RI 02886.
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