Blake A. Skiles, 56, of Indianapolis and a former Frankfort resident, passed away on Nov. 16, 2019 at Abbie Hunt Bryce Home in Indianapolis after a brief stay. Blake was born on Dec. 3, 1962 to Herman and Jeralyn (Williams) Skiles.
After graduation in 1985 he worked in the accounting and computer industries. Blake was a 1981 graduate of Frankfort High School where he was an all-Sagamore Conference performer in both football and track. He received his accounting degree from Butler University in 1985 and was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity there.
Survivors include his brother, Zane (Lisa) Skiles; niece, Sidney Skiles; nephews, Alex Skiles and Elliott Skiles; stepsister, Brenda Coalburn; stepbrothers, Tim (Jan) Harper, Dan (Loma) Harper and Roger (Robin) Harper.
He was preceded in death by his father, Herman Skiles in 1994; mother, Jeralyn Skiles Harper in 2000; and stepfather, Clifton Harper in 2006.
A gathering of family and friends will begin at 1 p.m. to be followed by a time of sharing and prayers service beginning at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24 at Arborwood located at 100 Golf Preserve Lane, Frankfort. Memorials may be made to the Abbie Hunt Bryce Home, 4760 Penwood Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46205. The Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort, is honored to assist the Skiles family with arrangements. Please visit goodwinfuneralhome.com to share a message or condolence with the family.