Gardean Paul Skapik, age 44, of Dayton, passed away June 8, 2021. He was born April 4, 1977 in Dayton, Ohio to the late Lawrence and Sharen Skapik. Gardean was preceded in death by his grandparents: Georgetta and Howard Berry & Thelma and Raymond Skapik; uncle, Rick Skapik; and cousin, Doug Roswell.
Gardean is survived by his daughters: Marie Skapik (Mason Cole) and Megan Skapik (Mason Grimes); their mother, Robin Simpson; grandchildren: Deaton and Riley; brothers: Dwayne Skapik (Bonnie Mays) and David Skapik; nephew, Jack Skapik; niece, Miranda Skapik; uncle, Norm Hamlin; many other family members and friends, including: Brad Hamlin, Mike Kuntz, C.J. Vires, Bobby Dameron and Tony Brandstetter.
Gardean enjoyed family time, adventures, going fishing and racing. He loved spending time with his grand-babies.
A gathering of family and friends will take place from 5-8 pm on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at Newcomer North Chapel, 4104 Needmore Road. To share a memory of Gardean or leave a special message for his family, please click the Share Memories button above.