CAMDEN — Beatrice B. Skinner 71, of Hillsboro Rd., passed away at home Wednesday April 11, 2012 with her family by her side. She was born Mar 26, 1941 in Constantia, NY a daughter of John and Edna Woolridge Auringer. Beatrice was a 1958 graduate of Camden High School. Bea enjoyed baking and cooking for her family and friends and especially cherished the time spent with her children and grandchildren. She retired from the Camden Central Schools cafeteria staff in 1996. She had worked in the North Bay Elementary and Camden Middle schools since 1969. Beatrice was previously married to James Raut, and was predeceased by two husbands, Gordon Smith and Raymond Skinner. She was a member of the Hillsboro Baptist Church, Fanny Farmers and the Lt. Victor Giles V.F.W. Post #6530 Ladies Auxiliary.
Surviving are a daughter, Christine and Dennis Byrne, Minoa, NY; five sons, Ronald Raut, Mark and Dianne Raut, Jeffrey Raut all of Camden, James and Linda Raut, Constantia, NY, and Michael and Claire Smith, Syracuse; several grand and great-grandchildren; a sister, Joanne Evans, Bernhard’s Bay; a brother, Robert Auringer, Florida; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday from LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., Camden, NY. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery. Calling hours will be held Tuesday from 12- 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home, 109 Main Street.
You may view obituary and send a message of condolence online at www.larobardierefuneralhome.com.