|Birth: ||Nov. 28, 1936|
|Death: ||Jun. 25, 2007|
Shirley A. Derr Walker, 70, a resident of Watsontown, PA, went home to be with her Lord on Monday, June 25, 2007 at her residence following an extended illness.
Born in Muncy Creek Twp., Lycoming County, PA, on Saturday, November 28, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Lloyd and Bessie (Wertz) Aunkst.
She was the widow of Marvin Walker who preceded her in death on January 1, 2005. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, Max Derr on December 23, 1971.
Shirley was employed as a CNA at the Kramm Nursing Home at Watsontown, PA and had also provided home health care to area residents.
She was a member of the Delaware Run Wesleyan Church at Watsontown, PA. Her grandchildren were the joy of her life.
Shirley is survived by one daughter, Wendy S. Derr, Watsontown, PA; one son, Brent E. Derr, Watsontown, PA; four brothers, Thomas Aunkst, Montgomery, PA; Leonard Aunkst, Watsontown, PA; Dean Aunkst, Montgomery, PA; Wayne Aunkst, Muncy, PA; one sister, Carol Pentz, Montgomery, PA. She is also survived by 6 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husbands, Shirley was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill Aunkst and Jim Aunkst and two sisters, Helen Robbins and Maxine Hitesman.
Funeral services will be conducted from the Delaware Run Wesleyan Church, 5570 Musser Lane, Watsontown, PA at 3:00 P.M. on Friday, June 29, 2007 with Reverend Michael C. Reece, her pastor, officiating. Interment will be in the Turbotville Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday from 2:00 - 3:00 P.M. at the church. The family will provide the flowers. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Shirley Walker Fund, C/O Delaware Run Wesleyan Church, 5570 Musser Lane, Watsontown, PA 17777.
Arrangements are being handled by the Galen R. Betzer Funeral Service, 108 North Main Street, Muncy, PA. Please visit www.betzerfuneral.com to sign the guest book or send an e-condolence.
Lloyd W Aunkst (1902 - 1963)
Bessie Wertz Aunkst (1901 - 1974)
Created by: gloria (glo) wolf
Record added: Aug 23, 2011
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