CROGHAN – William (Bill) Shambo, 78, died August 13th in his home. He was born on July 5, 1943 in Watertown the son of the late Earl T. and Angeline (LaFave) Shambo.
William was married to his surviving wife, Kathleen (Susie) for 55 years. They settled in Croghan. Bill had a positive impact on his community as a board member for many years.
Surviving in addition to his wife, “Susie”; two sons, Earl (Tom) of Croghan; son, Joseph of Waverly; a sister, Ann Conant and her husband Paul; brothers, Bob and his wife Jackie; Bruce and his wife Ellie; Bill had many grandchildren whom he loved unconditionally.
He is predeceased by his daughter, Linda and brothers, Earl, Doug and Roger Shambo.
Calling hours will be on Tuesday, August 17th at the Croghan Mennonite Church, from 2 to 4 P.M. and 7 to 9 P.M.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 18th at 11:00 A.M. at the church, with Rev. Paul Mast, Pastor and Rev. Bruce Roggie officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with neighbor Joseph Virkler officiating.
Memorials in Bill’s name may be made to: Croghan Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 405, Croghan, NY 13327