Randy L. Shoemaker, 42

June 18, 2009

JUNE 29, 1966-JUNE 14, 2009

HANCOCK -- Randy Lee Shoemaker, 42, of Orchard Ridge Road, died Sunday, June 14, 2009, at his home.

Born June 29, 1966, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Valeria R. Younker Shoemaker of Hancock, Md., and the late Roy Sherwood Shoemaker.

He was employed by Hess Flooring in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., as a floor tech for 20 years, and most recently was a self-employed floor tech.

He was a member of Orchard Ridge First Church of God in Hancock.

Besides his mother, he is survived by four sisters, Linda L. Keefer of Clear Spring, Md., Lucinda Ann Keefer of Hancock, Sandra Socks of Hagerstown, Md., and Mary Ellen Hollenshead of Needmore, Pa.; one brother, Larry Eugene "Butch" Shoemaker of Swanton, Md.; best buddy, Lucas Keefer; and 11 nieces and nephews.


He was preceded in death by one sister, Beverly Shoemaker; and three brothers, Terry S. "Whitey" Shoemaker, Barry Edward Shoemaker and Dale Tobias Shoemaker.

A memorial service will be Tuesday, June 23, at 7 p.m. at Orchard Ridge First Church of God, Hancock. The Rev. Jeff Hawbaker will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

There will be a gathering of family and friends at the home of his mother, Valeria Shoemaker.

The family requests that to help defray funeral expenses, donations may be made to Grove Funeral Home, P.O. Box 368, Hancock, MD 21750-0368.

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