Audrey Shinske 84, of Grove City, Florida, passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021 in Englewood Florida. Audrey was married to Thomas Shinske for 55 years.
Audrey was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt. She was born November, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan. After retirement Audrey and Tom moved to their beloved ancestral home in Englewood, Florida.
Audrey joined the Grove City Civic Association where she was instrumental and spearheaded the “Grove City Park” from vacant property to a Beautiful walking park including gardens and a gazebo for the public to enjoy.
She was also an M.S.B.U. Board member for several years and a member of the National Homeopathic Society. Audrey enjoyed all of her volunteer work immensely. Everything about her radiated an honest openness with a will to include everyone. She was a mentor for several, while being down to earth and humble. Audrey is survived by her three children, Beth A. Jenkins (David), Wendy M. Morris (Dwight) and Mark T. Shinske
Nine grandchildren, Andrea Beaupied, Linda Jenkins-Gillenwalters (Devon), Andrew Jenkins (Brianne), Rebekah Hadley (Jon), Meghan Lorencen (Ryan), Sarah Presnell (Zach), Emily Wright, Sarah Klages (Ian) and Laura Grizzard (Cody).
Sixteen Great-grandchildren, Carleigh Welch, Grant Welch, Cameron Jenkins, Olivia Jenkins, Jordan Brabbs, Lyla Hadley, Jonathan Hadley, Evelyn Hadley, Violet Hadley, Charlotte Hadley, Joseph Presnell, Andrew Presnell, Mallory Klages, Madison Klages, Nora Klages, Sawyer Grizzard.
Siblings, Shirley Comstock, Raymond Karbon (Sharon), Michael Karbon (Anita), David Karbon (Betty), Patrick Karbon (Carole). Also survived by Dora Shinske (Jerry, deceased), numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Audrey was preceded in death by her parents Raymond and Gertrude Karbon, siblings, Eileen Kapako (Survived by John), Marilynn Boggemes (Bradly, Deceased) and Marie Karbon.
All who knew her will miss her uncanny wit, wisdom and abundance of love for her family and friends.
Visitation will be held at Lemon Bay Funeral Home, Englewood, Florida on Monday, July 19th at 10am. Funeral services begin at 11:00am. Interment will be immediately following at Gulf Pines Memorial Park.
*Memorial services will be held in Michigan. Date, time and location to be determined.
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