Lea Borth, 68, of Granite City, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at Gateway Medical Center, Granite City.
Lea was born Dec. 6, 1947, in Granite City, a daughter of the late George and Jewell (Goode) Skinner.
Lea had worked for Midland Optical in St. Louis as a receptionist for 17 years. She enjoying hanging out with her dear friend, Maynard, and spending time with her family and friends. Lea loved life, she loved to laugh, but most of all she loved her family. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her loving daughter and son-in-law, Robin and Eric Reece of Gatlinburg, Tenn.; special friend, Maynard Stark of Granite City; dear brother, Thomas Skinner of Leasburg, Mo.; proud grandmother to Stephen and Jonathan Robbs; two dear great-grandchildren; extended family and many friends.
In celebration of her life, a graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 29, 2016, at St. John Cemetery on Maryville Road in Granite City.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at irwinchapel.com.