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“Skip was a fine man. It’s been a couple years since I last saw him at Sero’s where he knew no strangers. He was always upbeat and a...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Geoff Edison - Friend

“Anna - peace be with you. My sincere condolences to you and your family. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Cindy Hickman - Greenfield, IN

“Rest In Peace, Skip. I will miss your skippy ratings, your sense of humor, and your love for your family and pets. Until we meet again.. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Carolyn Terry - Classmate

“You always had a smile on your face. We loved reading your reviews of food. I know you always told us it was not going to be long. You also said you...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Sheila Owens - Indianapolis, IN

“DearAnna, So very sorry to hear of your loss. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Elaine Wolven - New Palestine, IN

“Dear Anna,Al and I were so sad when we learned of Skip's passing. He was a great guy, always ready for a good time, and we had plenty of them. ...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Al and Sherry Kearns - IN

“Actually Friend , coworker, classmate, I worked in Greenhouses with Skip starting in 9th grade , worked with peanut and Miss Jackie but me and skip ...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Randy wilkerson - Hampstead, MD

“He was funny and knew his food ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: william Kirby - Greenfield, IN

“Skip you was an amazing person and you were loved dearly. Always and forever in our hearts. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Melinda Belfi Belfi - IN - Friend


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Kenton "Skip" Schliesman, 68, of Indianapolis went to be with his Lord and savior on Jan 3,2022. He was born on Jan 6,1953 in Indianapolis to Robert "Peanut "Edward Schliesman and Jacqueline Kirby Schliesman. Skip was a Warren Central Graduate 1971, was a United States Navy Corpsman, a member of the Knights of Columbus and Holy Spirit Catholic Church. He owned the Post Road East End Greenhouse Flower Shop a Family Business and belonged to the Warren Township Lions Club and had most recently worked for CICOA. Skip could often be seen at restaurants giving the food the ratings of 4 or 5 SKIPPY'S and at the dog parks with 'Ginger". He is survived by his wife Anna Witte Schliesman, son Eric Wade Schliesman (Misty), stepson Robert Caplinger (Robyn) and grandchildren Madison, Ashton and Aria Caplinger. Skip will be missed by the many friends he knew in the Indianapolis area. Holy Spirit Catholic Church will have a Mass at 10 am on January 14,2022 at 10am with visitation from 9am until time of service. Hendryx Mortuary is honored to be assisting the family with the arrangements.