Jane Shook

Obituary of Jane Y Shook

Jane Y. Shook (nee Yunker), 68, of Vermilion, died Friday, June 4, 2021 at Firelands Regional Medical Center Main Campus after a sudden illness. She was born November 7, 1952 in Elyria, OH and spent her summers on Lake Erie as a child. She has been a Vermilion resident for the past 44 years spending her winters in Port Orange, Florida. Jane graduated from Elyria Catholic High School in 1971, she attended Ohio University and graduated from Kent State University. Jane completed her MA at Ashland University. She worked as a seventh grade math teacher for Midview Schools, retiring after 33 years. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Parish, Vermilion and Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church, Port Orange, FL. Family and faith were central in her life. Jane was a life long learner who loved reading, golfing, boating, traveling, fishing, scuba diving, and living on Lake Erie. She was fascinated and curious reading the newspaper and comics daily. She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Kelly Shook of Vermilion; step-sons, Jim (Shelley) Shook of Vermilion and Rusty (Mona) Shook of St. Clair Shores, MI; grandchildren, Tyler, Colin, and Grace; sisters, JoAnn (Mike) Smith of NH and Nancy (Dave) Scyoc of GA; several nieces and nephews; and several great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Lucille (nee Spirek) Yunker and her nephew, Brian Smith. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 from 3:00pm - 7:00 pm at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio. Prayers will be said at the funeral home on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. followed by a 10:30 Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Catholic Parish, 731 Exchange Street, Vermilion, OH 44089. Interment will follow at St. Mary' s Catholic Cemetery, Elyria. Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.
Wednesday
9
June

Visitation

3:00 am - 7:00 am
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Thursday
10
June

Service Information

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, June 10, 2021
St. Mary Catholic Parish
731 Exchange Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Thursday
10
June

Interment Information

12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Thursday, June 10, 2021
St. Mary' s Catholic Cemetery
7284 Lake Avenue
Elyria, Ohio, United States
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