The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

May 17, 2013

Shirley A. Kotnick

Star Beacon

ROAMING SHORES — Shirley A. Kotnick, age 76, of Roaming Shores, Ohio, died Thursday, May 16, 2013, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Andover, Ohio.

She was born Oct. 5, 1936, in Marysville, Ohio, to Charles L. and Doris (Collinson) Orahood.

Mrs. Kotnick worked as the manager/cashier at the Hostess/Wonder Bread store in Andover for many years until it closed, and then in Madison, Ohio until her retirement in 1989. She enjoyed many things including gardening, bird watching, horses, and spending time with friends and family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Richard Orahood.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald W. Kotnick, whom she married on March 4, 1988. She is also survived by a son, Michael (Kathy) Hartz of Middlefield, Ohio; daughters, Brenda (Glenn) Haist of Roaming Shores and Rhonda (Jeff) Steen of Andover; step-daughters, Stephanie (Chip) Browning of Ashtabula and Heather (Kevin) Price of Idaho; step-son, Brian Kotnick of Cheyenne, Wyo.; brother, Ronald (Mary Jo) Orahood of Andover; sister-in-law, Marian Orahood of Andover; and 18 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held 2 p.m., Monday, May 20th, at BAUMGARDNER FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICE, 134 Prospect St., Andover, Ohio. Burial will take place in Maple Grove Cemetery, Andover.

Calling Hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, May 19th, at the Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Animal Protective League, 5970 Green Road, Ashtabula, Ohio 44004.

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