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Dennis Skoglund 1954-2021


Last updated 11/16/2021 at 2:23pm

Dennis Keith Skoglund, 66, peacefully passed away at home in Edmonds on June 27, 2021, surrounded by family. He was born in Seattle to Charles and Ella Skoglund.

Dennis was a true Washingtonian, from his love of all Seattle sports to his favorite pastime, enjoying all Washington parks and beaches.

He graduated from Nathan Hale High School in 1972, attended college at Western University, and graduated from Central University in 1979.

Dennis meet his wife, Sheryl Lee Gibb, and they were married May 12, 1979. They celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary this past May. Dennis and Sheryl enjoyed years of family get-togethers, from family picnics at Woodland Park Zoo to his family famous Seafood Fest.

Dennis worked as an accountant for over 40 years and was loved by all who met him.

Dennis is survived by his wife, Sheryl of Edmonds; son Mark of Edmonds; daughter Stephanie; son-in-law Benjamin; and grandchildren Tegan, Gage, and Levi of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.

Dennis is also survived by his sister, Pam Thompson; brother-in-law Bob; children Robbie (Brianne), Cory (Candice), and Devon; many great-nieces and nephews; brother Craig; sister-in-law Barb; son Tucker; brother Eric; sister-in-law Cristine and sons Austin, Ryker, and Jase; sister-in-law Debby (Andy) and children Matt and Kari; mother-in-law Joyce Gibb (David); and brother-in-law Bryan Gibb (Sherry) and children Angela, Megan, and Aaron.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Ella Skoglund, and brother Chuck.

A celebration of life will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Edmonds Yacht Club, 326 Admiral Way, Edmonds.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Seattle Children's Hospital.


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