Mabel V. Shank, 93

JULY 27, 1917-APRIL 2, 2011

April 02, 2011
  • Mabel V. Shank
Mabel V. Shank

Mabel Virginia Shank, 93, formerly of Ridge Avenue, Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, April 2, 2011, at Reeders Memorial Home in Boonsboro, Md.

Born July 27, 1917, in Martinsburg, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Hacket and Flora Cave Hess.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Morris V. Shank, April 3, 2003.

She was a member of Salem Reformed Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Gloria D. Miller and husband, John, of Hagerstown; one son, Victor E. Shank and wife, Janis, of Keedysville; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one sister and three brothers.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Salem Reformed Church. The Rev. Steve Wagoner will officiate.  Burial will be in Salem Reformed Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Tuesday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, from 7 to 9 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Salem Reformed Church, 13182 Salem Church Road, Hagerstown, MD  21740.

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