Combating skunks with marshmallows?

Mary Van De Velde is ready for the toast to Uncle Bobby

Mary Van De Velde is experiencing a skunk problem in the suburbs, like the rest of us.  She was eating pulled pork sandwiches with her husband last night and a skunk wandered into her garage and under her car.  Her husband decided to grab his pellet gun and some marshmallows.  What?!