Shirley C. Van Horn, 80, of Masury, Ohio, formerly of Wheatland, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at O'Brien Memorial Nursing Home in Masury after an extended illness.
Shirley was born on July 17, 1937, in Sharon, the daughter of the late William R. Daugherty Sr. and Catherine (Morris) Daugherty. She was a 1955 graduate of Brookfield High School.
She was a member of Wheatland-Farrell United Methodist Church in Wheatland, where she had served as secretary of the United Methodist Women's Group.
Shirley worked as a dietary aide at The Ridgewood at Shenango Valley for several years. Previously, she worked at the Italian Home in Farrell as a waitress for 15 years.
In her spare time, Shirley enjoyed reading, sewing and crafts, along with spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughter, Doreen Gregory of Masury, Ohio; her sons, John Van Horn of Pittsburgh, Daniel Van Horn of Utah and Michael Van Horn and his wife, Kathy, of Sharpsville; her nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; her sisters, Arlene Sweeney and her husband, Ron, of Carlisle, Lynda Santilli and her husband, Pete, of Hermitage; and two brothers, William R. Daugherty Jr. and his wife, Beverly, of Hermitage and Bruce Daugherty and his wife, Cathy, of Masury, Ohio.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Ann Stinedurf; and a brother, Wayne Daugherty.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Wheatland-Farrell United Methodist Church, 75 Mercer Ave., Wheatland, PA 16161.
Shirley C., 80, of Masury, Ohio.
Calling hours: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday (12-8-17) at HAROLD W. STEVENSON FUNERAL HOME, 264 E. State St., Sharon. Condolences to the family may be expressed by visiting stevensonfuneralhome.net.
Service: Funeral at 12:30 p.m. Friday (12-15-17) at the funeral home, with the Rev. Richard Carlson officiating.
Published on December 5, 2017