Wagner Statement On The Passing Of Chairman Ike Skelton

Oct 29, 2013
Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Ann Wagner (R-MO) released the following statement upon learning of the passing of former Congressman Ike Skelton (D-MO):

“I am truly saddened to learn of the passing of a great Missourian, Ike Skelton.  He was a true giant of Missouri history, tireless defender of Veterans and a man of great integrity who was a consistent voice for the brave men and women of our Armed Forces. 

“His service and commitment to serving others will never be forgotten, and my thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends during this difficult time.”