Former Middletown High School football coach John Skubel, 73, passed away Saturday morning after battling cancer for nine years. Skubel led Woodrow Wilson to two state title games, then led MHS to five more championship games, winning three in 1984, 1987 and 1992.
The wake will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Stempien Funeral Home on Broad St. in Meriden. Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church in Meriden Wednesday.
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