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Paul "Skip" Yacabitis, age 50


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Fatally shot on July 21, 2016 in Upshur County, West Virginia.

Paul was killed after exchanging fire with a deputy while intoxicated.

He lived in Covington Township.

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  • Nickname:
    1 Skip
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    1 nice smile
    1 Funny
    1 knew every lyric to every classic rock song ever made
    1 beautiful singing voice
    1 a pleasure to have known him
    1 even one handed!
    1 Best pool player ever
    1 good friend
    1 Amazing cook!
    1 Made awesome fried bananas with ice cream and chocolate syrup
    1 Favorite band: Steely Dan
  • Occupation:
    1 Machinist
  • Workplace:
    1 Dixie Corporation
    1 PA
    1 Easton
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