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Mildred Elizabeth Shockey

Mildred Elizabeth Shockey, 93, of Moorefield, passed away on Friday, July 23, 2021 at her home.

Born December 25, 1927, in Moorefield, she was the daughter of the late Arthur J. and Bertha (Cook) Cain. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jonah J. Shockey in 1997; four sisters and three brothers.

Mildred was a homemaker and loved her family. She was a member of the Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren.

She is survived by her daughter, Lisa G. Shockey, Moorefield; one sister, Thelma Lang, Winchester, VA; one brother, Harold “Buzz” Cain, Martinsburg, WV; her former son-in-law and dear friend, Kevin Kessel, Moorefield; a special young friend, Adam Sherman, Moorefield; one grandson, Aaron Kessel and wife, Allison Kenyon; one great-granddaughter, Lily May Kessel; and many special nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Elmore Funeral Home on Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Services will be conducted in the funeral home chapel on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Gary Shirk and Pastor Steve Snyder officiating. Interment will follow in the Olivet Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Moorefield Volunteer Fire Company, 114 Kuykendall Lane, Moorefield, WV 26836 or to Grant Memorial Hospice, 100 Hospital Drive, Suite 2, Petersburg, WV 26847.

Her arrangements are under the direction of Elmore Funeral Home, Moorefield.


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