Daniel James Skakum


March 16, 1983 -  July 26th 2019


It is with great sorrow that we have to say goodbye to Daniel James Skakum who passed away unexpectedly on Friday, July 26th.  He leaves to mourn his parents, Suzanne and Paul Skakum, his sister, Victoria Skakum, his son, Bentley Boyes-Skakum, his girlfriend, Emjay Laquette as well as numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.


Daniel was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Dorilla and Rita Beaudet, his paternal grandparents, Paul and Nell Skakum, his Uncle, Gerald Beaudet, Aunt, Gayle Beaudet and cousin, Kim O’Brien.


Cremation has taken place. Daniel’s Celebration of Life will be held  Wednesday August 14  at 7 p.m. at the Whyte Ridge Baptist Church, 2405 McGillivray Blvd.


In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Bruce Oake Recovery Centre.


"And now I'm glad I didn't know. 

 The way it all would end, the way it all would go.

 Our lives are better left to chance. 

I could have missed the pain. 

But I’d have had to miss the dance." 


"The Dance" - Garth Brooks