Richard Lee Shinsky

November 22, 1924 - March 24, 2007 

Richard Lee Shinsky

November 22, 1924 - March 24, 2007 

Obituary for Richard Lee Shinsky

Richard L. Shinsky, age 82, of Holland died Saturday, March 24, 2007 at his home.

Richard was an active member of the Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church and past Associate Director of Holland Widowed Persons Services. He was also a member of the F.O.P , American Legion and VFW Post 2144. He was a member and volunteer ambassador for Evergreen Commons. He was preceded in death by his first wife Betty (2001) sons Rick (1983) and Timothy (2006). He was a veteran of World War II serving as a Navy Seabee.

He is survived by his wife Carol and children:
Gary and Karen Shinsky of Florida
Cathy and Kevin Quigley of Holland
Robert Shinsky of Holland
Lynda Shinsky of Holland
Lori and Joe Baker of Holland
Lisa Doezema of Holland
Amy and Rod Obbink of Holland
15 Grandchildren
8 Great grandchildren
Brother and sister:
Curtis and Pat Shinsky of TN
Gail and Richard Angelo of Westland MI
Brothers and sisters in law:
Mrs. William (Joanne) Shinsky of Rochester MI
Gail and Ralph Ellison of Elmira MI
Bonnie and Jim Carrothers of Owosso MI
Many nephews nieces and cousins

Funeral services will be 11:00AM Thursday, March 29, 2007 at Lakeshore Memorial Services 11939 James St in Holland. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday 6-8PM at Lakeshore Memorial Services. Memorials contributions may be made to Hospice of Holland or Widowed Persons Services of Holland. An on-line registry book is available at for those who cannot attend the services.

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