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Lee E. Shumaker

1947 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Lee E. Shumaker Obituary

Shumaker, Lee E.,

Lee Earl Shumaker, age 70, entered the gates of Heaven on July 22nd with his loving family by his side. He was born in New Albany, Indiana on April 20th, 1947 He was married 49 years to the love of his life, Ruth (Heitkemper) Shumaker.

Lee Earl graduated from Georgetown High School, retired from Whayne Supply Company in Louisville, and was a rental property owner. Lee was a member of St. Mary Navilleton Catholic Church. He was preceded in death by his parents Donald and Bonnie Shumaker; parent-in-laws, John and Mildred Heitkemper; and brother-in-laws Stephen Becht Sr. & Kendall Menges. Lee is survived by his wife Ruth (Heitkemper) Shumaker; daughters Stacy (Nick) Mayfield, Crystal (Jamie) Schindler; his four grandchildren Nicholis &Levi Mayfield, Landon & Kylie Schindler; family friend Sydney Willis; and sister Connie Shumaker Becht.

Visitation will be from 2PM-8PM, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Ln. New Albany, IN). His Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11AM on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at St. Mary Navilleton Catholic Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
Published in The Courier-Journal on July 24, 2017
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