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Kathleen Sue "Kathy" Shirk, 60, Celina, died on Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Van Wert County Hospital.
She was born on May 5, 1952.
She was preceded in death by her father, William Kelly; mother, Ruth Ketrow Kelly Schnack; and stepfather, John Schnack.
She married Dennis Shirk on Oct. 2, 1971, and he preceded her in death on July 29, 1994.
Surviving are a daughter, Amanda (Charlie) Stucke; a son, Willis (Joanie) Shirk, five grandchildren; and her father-in-law, Robert Shirk, all of Celina; and a brother.
Also preceding her in death were a brother and sister-in-law; her mother-in-law, Violet Shirk; and a brother-in-law.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at W.H. Dick and Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home in Celina, the Rev. Jim Langham, officiating.
Burial will follow at Swamp College Cemetery in Celina.
Calling hours are from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, and an hour prior to services Sunday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at DickAndSonsHellwarthFh.com.