Linda L. (Alt) Shank
Linda L. Shank, age 72, formerly of Shelby and most recently of Pembroke Pines, Florida, died Sunday, June 2, 2013 at Med Central Shelby Hospital after a short illness.
Linda was born on August 4, 1940 in New Washington to the late Benjamin and Birdine (Alt) Alt. She was a 1958 graduate of New Washington High School. While Linda and her late husband, Warren F. Shank, lived in Shelby, she had worked at AMF, Firestone, and Dunlop Tire Company. She was also a member of Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Upon their move to Florida in the mid-1990s, she began working for Behnke and Associates Insurance and had retired from there just this year. In Pembroke Pines, she was a member of St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church. Linda truly enjoyed cooking, shopping, playing cards, and loved going to the beach.
Linda is survived by 2 daughters: Amy Shank of Pembroke Pines, FL and Andrea (Jeremy) Miller of Shelby; a granddaughter: Brooke Riguet; 3 step-grandchildren: Darian, MaKenna, and Gavin Miller; 4 sisters: Connie (Robert) Kehres of New Washington, Carol (Kenneth) Kimmel of Shelby, Vicki (Bud) Logan of Bucyrus, Laura (John) Updegrave of Port St. Lucie, FL; other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents and her husband, Warren, she was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Sergio Riguet.
Friends are welcome at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 from 5-8 PM where the rosary will be recited at 7:45 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be at Most Pure Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Shelby, on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 11 AM. Fr. Frank Kehres and Fr. Nick Cunningham will con-celebrate. Burial will be in Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery in Ft. Lauderdale, FL beside her husband, Warren. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church for masses.
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