Marion Skilton Death: Obituary,
Management and fans of the Sydney Football Club are saddened by the death of Legend Bob’s wife. The cause of her death is currently unknown to the public.
Marion Skilton aged 82, was married to Bob in the month of February 1960. Skilton’s wife was always by his side, regularly attending matches while he was still on the field of play with South Melbourne.
Marion also accompanies her husband to all manner of the club functions over the years.
Marion is survived by her husband, their two sons, and grandchildren.
“Marion has been a significant part of our Club for more than 60 years,” Andrew Pridham Sydney Swans Chairman had said.
“Our thoughts are with Bob, their sons Brett and Michael, and grandchildren Rebecca and Jack during this time,” Pridham added.
The Sydney Swans Football Club is deeply saddened by the passing of Marion Skilton, beloved wife of Bloods Legend Bob, following her passing on Tuesday, aged 82.
— Sydney Swans (@sydneyswans) September 1, 2021