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Aycock Funeral Home Young & Prill Chapel

6801 SE Federal Hwy, Stuart, FL

OBITUARY

Eleanor Jean Shamber

December 24, 1939June 17, 2020
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Eleanor Jean Shamber, age 80, of 9535 SE Sunrise Way, Hobe Sound, FL, died June 17, 2020. She was lovingly surrounded by her husband and six children.

Eleanor was born December 24, 1939, to Harvey and Eva Weaver of Lancaster, Pa. On March 26, 1960 she married Lester Shamber and they had six children—three daughters, Lovina Shamber, Mary Shamber, and Gayle Capps; three sons—Rodney, Jonathan and Eugene Shamber. All six children live in Hobe Sound, Fl.

Eleanor was a graduate of Manheim Central High School and attended Elizabethtown College for two years.

She was an avid lover of flowers, especially orchids. She loved to do sewing projects and worked with many children to teach them how to sew. Most of all she loved people and was a friend to everyone. For nine years she passionately worked with the Bus Ministry at Hobe Sound Bible Church where she and her husband attended.

She is survived by her husband, Lester, three sisters and a brother in Pennsylvania, her six children, Rodney Shamber, Lovina Shamber, Mary Shamber, Gayle Capps and husband, David, Jon Shamber and wife, Lorinda, Eugene Shamber and wife, Christinna; eight grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.

Visitation will be Saturday, June 20, 2020, 9:00-10:30 AM at Hobe Sound Bible Church, 11295 SE Gomez Avenue, Hobe Sound, Fl. The funeral service will immediately follow at 10:30 AM.

Interment will take place at Fernhill Cemetery, 1501 S Kanner Highway, Stuart, Fl.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Aycock Funeral Home Young and Prill Chapel, 6801 SE Federal Hwy, Stuart, FL 34997 www.aycockfuneralhome.com

  • FAMILY

  • She is survived by her husband, Lester, three sisters and a brother in Pennsylvania, her six children, Rodney Shamber, Lovina Shamber, Mary Shamber, Gayle Capps and husband, David, Jon Shamber and wife, Lorinda, Eugene Shamber and wife, Christinna; eight grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.

Services

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    Saturday, June 20, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, June 20, 2020

  • Burial

    Saturday, June 20, 2020

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Keith & Mary Wilson

June 20, 2020

Lorinda & Jon - So sorry to read on Facebook today about the loss of Jon's mother. Our prayers and thoughts are with you & Jon today and in the coming days.

Marianne Carlisle-Salem

June 19, 2020

My heartfelt condolences to John, Lorinda and all Mrs. Shamber’s family. May the memories of her and God’s constant presence be the treasure that sustains you.

PHIL DELAMARTER

June 19, 2020

She was a soul winner, a dear saint of God who loved her Lord with all or her heart, soul and mind. She loved children, she loved her family and most of all, Lester. She will be greatly missed! But heaven is richer