Robert Louis Shenk

Robert Louis Shenk

Delphos, Allen County, Ohio, USA
Death 4 Aug 2008 (aged 87)
Delphos, Allen County, Ohio, USA
Burial Delphos, Allen County, Ohio, USA
Plot St. John Cemetery Section U
Memorial ID 29966292 · View Source
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Robert L. Shenk, 87, of Delphos, died at 7:55 p.m. Monday, August 4, 2008, at Vancrest Assisted Living in Delphos.

He was born September 23, 1920, in Delphos, the son of the late Alex and Gertrude (Lindemann) Shenk. He first married Marjorie (Herring) Shenk, who preceded him in death on March 21, 1976. He then married Florence (Saum) Shenk on August 16, 1979, and she survives in Delphos.

Other survivors include five daughters, Elizabeth Shenk of Delphos, Judith (Hugo) Maurer of Seattle, Wash., Catherine Shenk of Anchorage, Alaska, Janet (Ron) Laird of Wellsville, Pa., and Linda (Anthony) Pauken of Maumee; a brother, Eugene Shenk of Penn Yan, N.J.; and five grandchildren.

Two brothers, Gerald and John Shenk, and a sister, Mary Satterthwaite, also preceded him in death.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Delphos, with Father Melvin Verhoff officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery in Dephos.

Visitation is from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, August 6, at Harter and Schier Funeral Home in Delphos, where a parish wake will be held at 7:30 that evening., and a Knights of Columbus service at 7.

Memorials: Sisters of Notre Dame or St. John's Teachers Retirement Foundation.

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  • Added: 21 Sep 2008
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