Lucille Shenck Lynn, 96, of Mahoning Township Danville PA passed away
Monday, April 28, 2014 at Columbia Montour Home Hospice at Maria Hall
Danville PA. She was born August 7, 1917 in Mahoning Township Danville PA,
the daughter of the late Lewis and Irene Giger Shenck.
attended Danville schools.
was married to the late Woodrow Lynn who preceded her in death on August 5,
1990. They were married August 26, 1939.
earlier years, Lucille was employed at H.D. Bob in Danville PA and then was
employed as a seamstress by Milco in Bloomsburg PA for 42 years.
was a member of St. James (Ridgeville) United Church of Christ Danville PA
and she was a life member of the Legion Auxiliary of Catawissa.
Lucille enjoyed gardening, sewing, and knitting. In her most recent years
her greatest joy was the almost daily visits from her great- great nieces,
Alaina and Ella McDonough. She enjoyed Alaina’s performances, playing
whatever musical instrument she was given to play, and brushing her hair.
She loved to hold Ella and make her smile.
survived by many nieces and nephews. Also surviving is a great-niece, Lori
M. Swanger. She was preceded in death by two brothers; Andrew Shenck of
Riverside PA and William L."Bud" Shenck of Catawissa PA and one sister,
Lorene Shenck Wertman of Danville PA.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend funeral services to be held
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 11:00 AM at St. James (Ridgeville) United Church of
Christ 2507 Bloom Road Danville PA with her pastor, the Reverend Richard J.
Shearer officiating. Friends will be received from 9:45 to 10:45 AM at the
church. Burial will be held in Elan Memorial Park Bloomsburg PA. The
family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions may be made to the
church or Columbia-Montour Home Hospice 410 Glenn Avenue Suite 200
Bloomsburg PA 17815. Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski
Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA.