Ann Carol Younkins

b. 22 April 1937, d. 11 March 2017
Ann Carol Younkins
Deceased
March 11, 2017
Ann Carol Younkins Shockey
Deceased
March 11, 2017
     Ann Carol Younkins was born on 22 April 1937. She died on 11 March 2017 at age 79;
Ann Carol Younkins Shockey, of Greensburg, Pa., entered eternal life on March 11, 2017.

Ann Carol was born on April 22, 1937, daughter of the late Cameron W. and Mary M. Younkins. She was preceded in death by husband, Donald E. Shockey, and granddaughter, Amanda Lynne Thoma.

She graduated from Hagerstown High School, Class of 1955. She received degrees at James Madison University in Virginia and Indiana University of Pennsylvania. At JMU, she was a member of the Alpha Sigma Alpha social sorority.

She taught at North Hagerstown High School in the early 1960s. Later, she was a part-time instructor of English at Westmoreland Community College in Youngwood, and at the University of Pittsburgh in Greensburg. A longtime member (since 1964) of the American Association of University Women, she was a charter member of the Greensburg branch of the AAUW, founded in the mid-70s.

She is survived by her daughters, Laura L. Shockey and Lynne C. Lipko (Robert); four grandchildren, Cassandra Thoma, Mariah Thoma, Cameron Lipko and Joshua Lipko; and three great-grandchildren. She is survived by one sister, Karen Y. Gunter (Wallace), Leesburg, Fla., as well as three nephews. She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Greensburg since 1973.

Family will receive friends on Saturday, March 18, 2017, at Harman Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at which time a funeral service will be held. Interment will be in Rest Haven Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at a later date at Good Shepherd in Greensburg.

A special thank you to Tara Wills from Heartland Hospice for the exceptional, compassionate care she gave our mother, my sister and myself.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.harmanfunerals.com.