Jeffrey Alan Shook, a loving husband and father, died Sunday, June 23, 2013. Memorial service: A celebration of his life begins at 3 p.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church, 1000 Penn St., Fort Worth 76102. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to
, (in memory of his father, Warren Shook), 3301 West Fwy., Fort Worth, Texas 76107;
, (in honor of Ruth's father, Elden Werner) or
(in memory of Jeffrey Shook), both located at 2630 West Fwy., Fort Worth, Texas 76102. Jeff was born April 26, 1958, in Youngstown, Ohio. He moved to Florida in 1963 where he graduated from Southwest Miami High School. He earned a degree in engineering from the University of Florida
in 1981 and began a 32-year career with Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth. Jeff met Ruth Werner on a blind date in 1991 and they were married 6 months later. They were blessed with two sons. Jeff and Ruth are members of Faith Presbyterian Church in Aledo. He was hard-working, dedicated to his family and a loyal Christian who will be remembered as an incredible man with a kind heart. Jeff was preceded in death by his father, Warren Shook. Survivors: His wife of 21 years, Ruth Shook; sons, Craig and Andy Shook; mother, Bessie Shook; siblings, Linda Kragh and her husband, Paul, Brenda Mosier and her husband, David, Mike Shook and his wife, Whitney; Ruth's parents, Elden and Mary Neita Werner; her brother, James Werner and his wife, Shar; nine nieces and nephews; and numerous extended family members and friends.