A memorial service for Dennis G. Shimko will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 29, at St. Mary's Church in Chardon. Born June 29, 1943, he entered into eternal rest on Nov. 2, 2012, in Menifee, Calif.
Mr. Shimko grew up in Chardon and then lived in Burton before moving to California. Dennis is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Laura (DeCapite); daughter, Michele; son-in-law, Garrick; grandchildren, Cooper and Callie; brother, Richard (Barbara) Shimko; and two sisters, Marian (Gordy) Petersen and Christine (Joseph) Walkos. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Jean; and sister, Susan (Dennis) Christy.