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Karen A (Schirack) Shutes

July 14, 1949 ~ August 5, 2017 (age 68)

Karen A. Shutes 68, of Decatur, passed away Saturday August 6, 2017 at Adams Memorial Hospital. She was born in Adams County on July 14, 1949 to the late Cornelius and Mary (Wolpert) Schirack.

Karen was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. She was employed by Walmart in Decatur. She worked in the Accounting office for nearly 20 years.

She is survived by her life partner Danny McBride of Decatur, one son Jason Shutes of Fort Wayne, IN., two daughters Tina (William) Gorr of Blissfield, MI., Angela (Todd) McAbee of Fort Recovery, OH., one brother John (Ruth) Schirack of Decatur, one sister Anita (Terry) Myers of Quincey, IL., and eight grandchildren Carli Smith, Alix Gorr, Brock Smith, Holden Smith, Sophia Gorr, Hunter Hemmelgarn, and Bryce and Hudson McAbee.

Karen was preceded in death by a brother David Schirack.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday August 9, 2017 from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. in the St. Mary's Parish Hall, followed by an 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church.

Memorials may be given to the family.


 Service Information

Visitation
Wednesday
August 9, 2017

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Mary's Parish Hall
414 W. Madison St.
Decatur, IN 46733

Mass of Christian Burial
Wednesday
August 9, 2017

11:00 AM
St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church
414 W. Madison St.
Decatur, IN 46733


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