Russell E. Skelton will have a private memorial service at 11 a.m., Oct. 27, 2012, at Lora Lee Chapel at the United Methodist Church, McPherson.

Russell E. Skelton will have a private memorial service at 11 a.m., Oct. 27, 2012, at Lora Lee Chapel at the United Methodist Church, McPherson. Close friends can attend the burial, which will be at the Larned Cemetery in the afternoon.