Winona Sue (Hock) Shook

December 30, 1940 ~ July 20, 2019 (age 78)


Winona "Sue" Shook, 78, of Defiance, passed away on  July 20, 2019 at her residence.
She was born on December 30, 1940 to Robert and Della (Coil) Heck in Paulding, Ohio.  On July 9, 1966 she married Gerald "Jerry" Shook who survived in Defiance. Sue worked many places throughout her life time.  Her last employer before retirement was Beckman Chevrolet, where she worked in the office.

Sue and Jerry loved spending time at the lake together.  She could be found sitting outside watching the deer, geese, and birds.  She spent many hours having fun playing Bunco with a group of friends.  Sue enjoyed going on gambling bus trips with friends.  She loved the time spent with her grandsons and great grand child. Sue would go to her grandsons' baseball games as often as she could.  She was a special loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Sue is survived by her loving spouse of 52 years Jerry Shook; her daughter, Andrea Shook of Defiance and  grandsons, Hunter, Chris, Cameron and Logan as well as her great grandson, Josiah Conley.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, July 24, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Schaffer Funeral Home in Defiance. Funeral services will begin at 10:30 am on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at the funeral home, with Fr. John Stites officiating. Burial will follow the service at Riverside Cemetery in Defiance.
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July 24, 2019

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Schaffer Funeral Home
529 Jefferson Ave
Defiance, Ohio 43512

Funeral Service
July 25, 2019

10:30 AM
Schaffer Funeral Home
529 Jefferson Ave
Defiance, Ohio 43512

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