Goukfat “Googie” Sklenar
March 3, 1933 – March 18, 2022
Preceded in death by husband, Richard D. Sklenar, Sr.; father, Jose; mother, Maria; sisters, Chilind and Goukland; brother, Yuksient; mother-in-law, Lillian; and son-in-law Michael.
Googie was born in Santiago de Cuba. She met Richard, the love of her life, in Cuba. They married in August of 1960. After coming to the United States, Googie obtained her U. S. citizenship and was a very proud American. Googie was involved in many school events with her children and loved being a Girl Scout Leader. Googie’s priority was always her family. She had two children with her husband Richard, John and Joanna.
Googie is survived by her children, John Sklenar (Kristi) and Joanna Sklenar-Smith (Michael Sr); nine grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; sister, Gulind; and many nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: Tuesday, March 22nd from 10am to 11am at the West Center Chapel, followed by FUNERAL SERVICE at 11am. Interment, Resurrection Cemetery. Memorials will be directed by the family.
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