Betty Mae (Sturtz) Shockey, 86, of Jackson Run Road, Lonaconing died Thursday, July 21, 2011 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, Cumberland. Born on May 6, 1925 in Wellersburg, PA she was the daughter of the late Karl Sturtz and Leona (Thomas) Sturtz.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Janet Faye Dom and a great-grandson, John Ferree.
Betty was a homemaker and a member of the Lonaconing Republican Club.
She is survived by her husband, Calvin Leslie Shockey; one son, John Marshall Ferree of Frostburg; nine grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; two sisters, Susan Getz of Wellersburg, PA and Doris Miller also of Wellersburg, PA; one brother, Karlo Sturtz of Ellerslie, MD and several nieces and nephews.
Family and Friends will be received at the Eichhorn-McKenzie Funeral Home P.A. (
), Lonaconing on Saturday, July 23, 2011 from Noon - 2 PM. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home immediately following, at 2:00 PM with the Rev. Harry Burchell officiating. Interment will be held at Mt. View Cemetery, Moscow Mills.