Marie Shinsky, 72, of Ellwood City, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday evening, August 22 2014 in the Good Samaritan Hospice at Heritage Valley Beaver. She was born in Ellwood City on November 11, 1941, to the late George and Martha Mudric Colas.
She graduated from Lincoln High School in Ellwood City, class of 1959 .
She worked as a teller Ellwood Federal Savings Bank (ESB) for years, and later was a clerk at the RiteAid Pharmacy in Ellwood City.
She was a member of Wurtemburg United Methodist Church.
Marie enjoyed traveling and belonged to Municipal Womans Club in Ellwood City, where she had served as an officer and was in charge of the annual Fashion Style Show.She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Darla and Michael Bassar of Economy Boro; and by one son, Gregory Shinsky of Gaithersburg MD.
Marie is also survived by two sisters: Angie (and Dennis) Biega of Freedom PA; and Georgia (and Pete) Georges of Painesville OH.
Friends will be received from 4 -8 P.M. on Tuesday, Aug. 26, in the TURNER FUNERAL HOME OF ELLWOOD CITY, 500 6th Street, Ellwood City.
Services will be conducted at TURNERS on Tuesday evening, August 26 at 8:00 P.M.
Memorial donations may be made in Marie’s name to the Good Samaritan Hospice, c/o Heritage Valley Beaver campus, 1000 Dutch Ridge Road, Beaver PA 15009.
Leave online condolences at www.turnerfh.com