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Anna Agnes Ochall Shemo
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Birth: Jan. 17, 1916
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 18, 2008
Horry County
South Carolina, USA

Just a thought of sweet remembrance, just a memory, said and true. Just a love and sweet devotion, from the one who thinks of you.


Anna A. Shemo

CONWAY Anna Agnes Shemo, 92, wife of the late Matthew M. Shemo , died Sunday, May 18, 2008 at Kingston Nursing Center.

Mrs. Shemo was born in Pittston, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Michael and Mary Ochall. She was predeceased by seven brothers and sisters. Prior to moving to Conway in 2005, Anna and her husband Matthew were residents of New Port Richey, FL for 27 years. Mrs. Shemo was a member of St. James Catholic Church of Conway. She had been a resident of The Place, an assisted living facility, since moving to Conway.

Surviving are one son, Matthew M. Shemo, Jr. of Miami, FL; one daughter, Ann Rogers and husband, Tom, of Conway, SC; three grandchildren, Thomas Rogers and wife, Laura, Lisa Rogers, and Patrick Shemo; one brother, Robert Ochall and wife, Alberta, of Davidsonville, MD; two sisters, Helen Minchak of Pittson, PA, and Agnes Roman of Exeter, PA; in-laws, Mary Carey of Baltimore, MD and Francis Shimo of Moosic, PA.

A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:00 AM Thursday, May 22, 2008 from St. James Catholic Church, with Father John Silver officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery directed by Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway Chapel. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 PM Wednesday; May 21, 2008 at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway Chapel, with a prayer service at 6:30 PM.

Please sign a guest book at and at

Memorials may be sent to St. James Catholic Church, 1071 Academy Drive, Conway, SC 29526.

Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

SOURCE: The Sun News, Myrtle Beach, SC

Tuesday, May 20, 2008/Pg. 11C

NOTES: Received The Sun News newspaper in the mail from Joan Hall.

Cause of Death:
Place of Death: Kingston Nursing Center
Death Certificate No:
Date of Burial: Thursday, May 22, 2008 ************************************* 
Family links: 
  Michael Ochall (1881 - 1960)
  Mary Ochall (1889 - 1953)
  Matthew Michael Shemo (1915 - 2005)
  Paul Ochall (1912 - 1973)*
  Anna Agnes Ochall Shemo (1916 - 2008)
  Margaret M. Ochall Kahanec (1927 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship

1916 ~ 2008

1915 ~ 2005
Cemetery Information:
Name: Hillcrest Cemetery of Conway, Inc.
Founded: 1953
Land Area: 90 acres (43 acres developed)
History: Founded by W.M. Goldfinch, Sr, W.M. Goldfinch, Jr. & G. Heyward Goldfinch
1000 Highway 544
Conway, Horry County, South Carolina
USA 29528
Cemetery Hours: Open Daily 7:00 AM - Dusk
Cemetery Map: No
Section Markers: Yes
Office Onsite: Yes
Office Hours:
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Mon - Sat)
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (Sun)
Mailing Address:
1000 Highway 544
Conway, Horry County, South Carolina
USA 29528
Phone: 843-347-4909
Fax: 843-347-1299
Misc: 2 mausoleums, Veteran's area, infant & pet cemetery
Notes: Stop by office for information on locating gravesite.
Records Online: No
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Hillcrest Cemetery
Horry County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Mausoleum: Dogwood (In front of lake) #A65 (Bottom row, 5th from the left)
GPS (lat/lon): 33.79255, -79.02192
Created by: Barbara Smeton Jones
Record added: May 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36953373
Anna Agnes <i>Ochall</i> Shemo
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