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22 West Main Street
P.O. Box 179
Everett, PA 15537
Phone: 814.652.2148
Fax: 814.652.0040
Wesley Shoemaker

Wesley T. "Joby" Shoemaker

Thursday, March 1st, 1934 - Sunday, February 24th, 2019
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Wesley T. Shoemaker, 84, of Everett, passed away on Sunday, February 24th, 2019.

He was born Thursday, March 1st, 1934 in Claysburg, a son of the late Fred Shoemaker and Ada L. (Miller) Shoemaker.

On February 7th, 1959 in Winchester, Virginia he married Margaret M. (Martin) Shoemaker who passed away on February 1st, 1998. He is survived by their children,

Wesley T. Shoemaker, Jr., and wife Gloria J. (Barley) Shoemaker of Everett,
Cristy L. Kluck and husband Andrew J. Kluck of Seneca,
Theresa L. Smith and husband Danny L. Smith of Everett,

8 grandchildren, a great-granddaughter, two sisters, Esther Wineland of Mesa, Arizona; Emma Poe of Glendale, Arizona, two brothers, Robert Shoemaker of Everett and Calvin Shoemaker of Arkansas, and many loving cousins, nieces, nephews and their families.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in passing away by an infant son Timothy Shoemaker, a son, Martin A. "Marty" Shoemaker, an infant grandson Wesley J. Kluck, an infant granddaughter Margo D. Smith, a sister Helen Imler and a brother William Shoemaker.

In his younger years, Wesley attended the Everett Church of the Brethren and was a graduate of Everett Southern Joint High School, Class of 1952. After graduation he enlisted in the United States Army during the Korean War, serving as a Specialist 3, Engineering Equipment Mechanic in Germany and state side receiving the Good Conduct Medal and National Defense Service Medal.

After his service to our country, Joby, as he was know to his family and friends, began working as a repairmen and painter at Jim Shauf's Auto Body Shop in Everett. He then worked as a mechanic and painter at Texas Eastern in Bedford and for over 25 years was a pressman at Standard Register until it’s closing. He then worked as a fuel attendant at All American Truck Service in Breezewood, and then retired after working for the Everett Area School District as a custodian and groundskeeper.

At home Joby enjoyed watching old western movies, taking care of his yard, hunting, and his favorite pastime was fishing. A dedicated father, grandfather, brother and friend, he will be remembered as a caring person with a gentle soul who dearly loved his wife and children.

Funeral service will be Thursday, February 28th, 2019 at 11:00 am in the chapel at Dalla Valle Funeral Service, Main Street, Everett, with Pastor Keith Showalter officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4:00 to 8:00 pm, on Thursday from 10:00 am until the hour of service and share memories online at www.dallavalle-everett.com.

Burial will be held at Bedford County Memorial Park with full military honors conducted by the Everett Honor Guard.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, February 27th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, February 27th, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Dalla Valle Funeral Home
    Address
    22 West Main Street
    EVERETT, PA 15537
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  • Second Visitation

    Thursday, February 28th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, February 28th, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Dalla Valle Funeral Home
    Address
    22 West Main Street
    EVERETT, PA 15537
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  • Service

    Thursday, February 28th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, February 28th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Dalla Valle Funeral Home
    Address
    22 West Main Street
    EVERETT, PA 15537
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    Officiant
    Pastor Keith Showalter
  • Interment

    Location
    Bedford County Memorial Park
    Address
    4426 Business Route 220
    BEDFORD, PA 15522
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Beth (Hollar) Clark

Posted at 12:13pm
So sorry to hear about Joby.. He was a very nice man! He was always calling me Tammy and my sister Beth- was always getting us confused! Bless his heart! Really enjoyed talking to him- such a kind soul! My condolences to the family!
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Deborah Dunkle-Jones

Posted at 07:07pm
Sorry to hear of the loss of Joby -he was my Dad's childhood friend and they remained friends through their adult life. My deepest sympathy to the family.
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Sharon hollar

Posted at 08:56am
Deepest sympathy n prayers to all of you. Joby was a wonderful n kind man. Will miss him.
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Lori (Riehl) Nunamaker

Posted at 11:53pm
I’m sorry for your lose, Tom and Gloria. Take care and God bless.
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Carolyn Carroll

Posted at 09:24pm
Deepest Sympathy at the passing of Joby. Keeping the family in thoughts and Prayers!!!
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