Shewmaker, Harry

HARRY SHEWMAKER, 85, of Lafayette, IN, Retired Honorable Location, passed away on May 13, 2022.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, June 16, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. until the start of the memorial service at 12:00 p.m., at St. Matthew United Methodist Church in Frankfort.

Harry is survived by his companion, Anne Meyer; his children, Marc Aldrin (Colette Weitknecht) Shewmaker of Hobart, IN, Kathleen Jann (Sue Long) Shewmaker of Lafayette, IN, and Kristin Linnea (Fred) Schmidt of Gilbertsville, PA; grandchildren, Alexander Shewmaker, Brynn Schmidt, and Mallory Schmidt; great-granddaughter, Alaina Shewmaker; sister, Nancy Whitcomb of Monticello, IN; Anne’s children, Harry Hall (Jamie) Holtsclaw of Plainfield, IN, Sam (Tommy) Creech of Connersville, IN, and Amy Holtsclaw of Fountain City, IN; Anne’s grandchildren; and stepbrothers, Jerrold (Alba) Brown of Bonita Springs, FL, and Charles Brown of Grand Rapids, MI.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ellie’s Retreat Home, 852 N Columbia St, Frankfort, IN 46041, Wesley Manor Good Neighbor Fund, or Wesley Manor Employee Appreciation Fund.

Condolences may be left for the family on the funeral home website.

Harry served at Yeoman UMC (1963-1964), Chesterton UMC (1964-1966), Idaville-Burnettsville (1966-1968),  Hobart First-Griffith UMC (1969-1970), Cedar Lake-Creston (1970-1971), Kokomo Emmaus (1971-1973), and Francesville-Indianapolis (1973-1976).



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