12/4/2012 5:15:00 PM Margaret Jean Shook May 8, 1921 - Dec. 2, 2012
Margaret Jean Shook, 91, of Sheridan passed away Dec. 2, 2012 at Harbor Manor in Noblesville. Born May 8, 1921 in Boone County, she was the daughter of Fred and Etta (Sparrow) Waitt.
She married George Gaylord Shook July 19, 1941; he predeceased her Dec. 7, 1977.
She was a loving mother and grandmother. She was a homemaker and assisted her husband with farming. She worked for Arbuckle's Railroad Place in Noblesville and Hoggatt's Hardware in Sheridan.
She was a member of Sheridan Methodist Church and attended Cicero Christian Church.
She was a graduate of Sheridan High School.
Survivors include son, Steve (Jolaine) Shook of Noblesville; daughter, Gayla (Bill) McMurtry of Sheridan; grandsons, Brian Shook serving in the US Marine Corps and Blaine (Andrea) McMurtry of Noblesville; granddaughters, Erin (George) Reners of Sheridan and Stephanie Shook of Indianapolis; special family friend, Terry Hart and five great grandsons.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, Warren Waitt; and sisters, Madge Bailey and Mable Wallace.
Visitation is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday Kercheval Funeral Home in Sheridan. Funeral service is 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with the Rev. Frank Ciampa officiating.
Interment will be at Crown View Cemetery in Sheridan.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.