Winifred Lois Schumacker1922 - 2011 (89 years)
Name Winifred Lois Schumacker Born 14 Aug 1922 Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois [1, 2, 3] Gender Female Occupation foreman at transistor factory  Died 6 Dec 2011 Williamsport, Warren County, Indiana [1, 3] Buried Waynetown Masonic Cemetery, Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana  Person ID I3003 Gritton Last Modified 24 Jan 2019
Father Albert Fred Schumacker, b. 30 Jun 1896, Illinois , d. 3 May 1943, Hillsboro, Fountain County, Indiana (Age 46 years) Mother Bertha Elizabeth Hall, b. 9 Aug 1902, Illinois , d. 19 Sep 1972, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana (Age 70 years) Family ID F1250 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Chester Devorl Shamp, b. 20 Jan 1917, Tippecanoe County, Indiana , d. 24 Jan 1994, Williamsport, Warren County, Indiana (Age 77 years) Married 10 Dec 1943 Indiana  Last Modified 6 Jul 2019 Family ID F1251 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Event Map Born - 14 Aug 1922 - Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Married - 10 Dec 1943 - Indiana Died - 6 Dec 2011 - Williamsport, Warren County, Indiana Buried - - Waynetown Masonic Cemetery, Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana = Link to Google Earth Pin Legend : Address : Location : City/Town : County/Shire : State/Province : Country : Not Set
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Winifred Lois (Schumacker) Shamp, 89, of Mellott, passed away at the St. Vincent Williamsport Hospital, on Tuesday, December 6, 2011, at 6:28 a.m.
Winifred was born in Danville, IL, on August 14, 1922. She was the daughter of the late Albert Fred and Bertha Elizabeth (Hall) Schumacker. She was a 1941 graduate of Mellott High School. She had formerly lived in Danville, IL and Bridgeton, IN. Winifred lived most of her life in the Mellott and rural Wingate area.
Winifred formerly worked for 23 years at Radio Material Corp. in Attica where she retired in 1986.
She was a member of the Mellott Community Bible Church and a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the V.F.W. Post #1431 in Crawfordsville.
She enjoyed crocheting, reading, doing puzzles and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.
On December 10, 1943, Winifred married Chester Devorl Shamp in Crawfordsville, IN. He preceded her in death on January 24, 1994.
Surviving are two daughters, Shirley (William) Chappell, Grand Haven, MI; Donna Brittain, Wingate; a son, Ron (Joyce) Shamp, Veedersburg; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her sister, Geraldine Wilhite.
Friends may call at the Maus Funeral Home, Attica, on Friday, Dec. 9th, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, Dec. 10th, at 11:00 a.m., Pastor Richard Carty officiating. Burial will follow in the Waynetown Masonic Cemetery, Waynetown, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mellott Community Bible Church or the Band Department of the Fountain Central High School.
On line condolences may be sent to www.mausfuneralhome.com.
Published in the Journal & Courier on December 8, 2011.
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 01 January 2019), memorial page for Winifred Lois Schumacker Shamp (14 Aug 1922-6 Dec 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81731815, citing Waynetown Masonic Cemetery, Waynetown, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Sherry Salla (contributor 46970733) .
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