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Raymond Roscoe Shonk, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1903
Martinsville
Clark County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1977
Michigan City
La Porte County
Indiana, USA

Raymond Roscoe Shonk, SR. was born in Dolson Twp, Clark Co, IL in 1903 to Roscoe Howard Shonk and Jessie Myrtle Layton. He was the father of Betty Jane Shonk, Margaret Ann Shonk & Raymond R. Shonk, JR.

Obituary-Michigan City, Indiana

Services for Raymond R. Shonk, 74, who died Friday in his home after suffering an apparent heart attack, will be at 10:30 AM Thursday in the Boyd Funeral Home, Bridgman, Michigan. Gordon Wonsey, pastor of the Church of Christ of St. Joseph, MI will officiate. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery, Bridgman. Friends may call from 7-9 PM Wednesday and until services Thrusday in the funeral home.

Shonk was born on Feb. 26, 1903, in Marshall, IL and lived in Michigan City for 16 years. He was a retired truck driver.

Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Betty (William) Vaughn of Overland Park, KS; two sons, Reggie of Bridgman, and Raymond Jr. of Indianapolis, IN; nine grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mrs. Hazel Sizemore of Paris, IL, and Mrs. Nolah Ball of Orland, Florida. 
 
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 Parents:
  Roscoe Howard Shonk (1867 - 1957)
  Jesse Myrtle Layton Shonk (1874 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Bessie Helen Toney Graham (1907 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Betty Jane Shonk Vaughn (1925 - 2000)*
  Margaret Ann Shonk Sikanas (1927 - 1956)*
  Raymond Roscoe Shonk (1928 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  Omar Shonk (1894 - 1894)*
  Mable Ladotsky Shonk (1898 - 1900)*
  Raymond Roscoe Shonk (1903 - 1977)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Bridgman
Berrien County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: P. Vaughn
Record added: Mar 08, 2010
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Raymond Roscoe Shonk, Sr
Added by: P. Vaughn
 
Raymond Roscoe Shonk, Sr
Added by: P. Vaughn
 
Raymond Roscoe Shonk, Sr
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To Grandpa in memory of my mom, Betty J. Shonk Vaughn
- P. Vaughn
 Added: Mar. 8, 2010
 
 
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