Obituary for Jerry Joseph Skalsky:

Jerry Joseph Skalsky, 74, of Prince George, VA passed away on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at Southside Regional Medical Center. Born in Prince George County, VA he was the son of the late Jerry Adolph and Mary Kotasek Skalsky. Mr. Skalsky served on the Board of Supervisors in Prince George County for 18 years. Through those years he served on numerous boards and commissions in the county and in the state. He was a charter life member of the Prince George Volunteer Emergency Crew and a charter member of the Prince George County Parks and Recreation Commission. Jerry was truly an ambassador for Prince George County in many ways throughout his life. He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Brenda Sober Skalsky; four children, Deb Skalsky, J.J. Skalsky and wife, Tammy, Dr. Julie Skalsky Brown and husband, Dr. David Brown and Heidi Skalsky; four grandchildren, Forrest, Joshua, Haley and Grace; one sister, Evelyn S. Hanzlik and husband, Ed; a brother, Charles Skalsky and wife, JoAnn; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. The family will receive friends from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Prince George County High School. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, May 29, 2017 at Prince George County High School. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Prince George County Parks and Recreation Foundation, P.O. Box 712, Prince George, VA 23875 or to West End Assembly of God, in honor of his missionary daughter Deb, 401 N. Parham Rd., Richmond, VA 23229 in memory of Jerry Skalsky. The family is being served by the Petersburg Chapel of J.T. Morriss and Son Funeral Homes and Crematory. Condolences may be registered at