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Donald Riley Shoemaker

Birthplace: Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana, United States
Death: March 10, 1995 (95)
Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, United States
Place of Burial: Laketon, Wabash County, Indiana, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Franklin Shoemaker and Mary Jane Shoemaker
Husband of Delphia Jane Shoemaker and Oral Grace Shoemaker
Father of Marilyn Jean Hartzler; Gerald Max Shoemaker; Anna Louise Keaffaber; Virginia Lee Thompson and Marjorie May Brewer
Brother of William Fredrick Shoemaker and Private

Managed by: Lloyd Alfred Doss, Jr.
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About Donald Riley Shoemaker

Donald Shoemaker had Parkinson's Disease this was personal Knowledge Billie June Bright

Donald R. Shoemaker July 31, 1899 - march 10, 1995 Donald R. SHOEMAKER, 95, of 308 East Walnut Street, Akron, died at 6:15 p.m. Friday at Life-Care Center of Rochester.

He was born in Kosciusko County to John and Mary Jane SHIVLEY SHOEMAKER.On Feb. 14, 1920 he married Grace LARREW, who died in 1932.On Oct. 5, 1935 in Athens, he married Delphia J. PARKER HOFFMAN, who survives.He was a retired farmer who had also lived in Leesburg and Warsaw.

Surviving with his wife are four daughters, Mrs. Jack (Marjorie) BREWER, Wabash; Mrs. Norman (Virginia) THOMPSON, Roann; Mrs. Lawrence (Anna) KEAFFABER, Akron, and Mrs. Jack (Marilyn) HARTZLER, Macy; ten grandchildren; twenty-two great-grandchildren; step-great-grandchildren and thirteen great-great-grandchildren.Preceding in death were one son, Gerald [SHOEMAKER], one granddaughter, three sisters and three brothers.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hartzler Funeral Home, Akron, with the Rev. Lowell BURRUS officiating.Burial will be in the Laketon Cemetery.Friends may call from2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday.

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Donald Riley Shoemaker's Timeline

July 31, 1899
Wabash, Wabash County, Indiana, United States
October 30, 1921
Age 22
November 11, 1923
Age 24
Roann, Wabash County, IN, United States
April 6, 1937
Age 37
February 19, 1939
Age 39
Silver Lake, Kosciusko County, Indiana, United States
July 10, 1940
Age 40
Indiana, United States
March 10, 1995
Age 95
Rochester, Fulton County, Indiana, United States
Laketon, Wabash County, Indiana, United States