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Arthur Sherck 6/11 Obituary (Photo Supplied) (AP)
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Posted on June 11, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

May 2, 1917 - June 10, 2013

GOSHEN — Arthur D. Sherck, 96, passed away early Monday morning, June 10, 2013, at Maples at Waterford Crossing.

He was born May 2, 1917, in Middlebury to Jasper and Clara (Weaver) Sherck.

On Nov. 25, 1937, he married Marjorie A. Yoder in Middlebury.

He is survived by a daughter, Julie (Jerry) Yoder of Goshen; a son, Burnett (Linda) Sherck of Bristol; five grandchildren; a stepgrandson; 12 great-grandchildren; three great-stepgrandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Viola Stark Chrispyn of Goshen.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; two sisters, Lucile West Ruphol and Mary Mishler; and five brothers, Truman, Willis, Harvey, Noble and Junior Sherck.

He was a 1935 graduate of Middlebury High School. He was owner of Sherck Appliance Store, Goshen, from 1962-1979. He also worked for Elkhart County Farm Bureau Co-Op. Mr. Sherck was a member of West Goshen Church of the Brethren and Goshen Lions Club.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home and for one hour prior to the 10 a.m. funeral service Thursday, June 13, 2013, at West Goshen Church of the Brethren. The Rev. Mike Overpeck will officiate. Burial will follow in Violett Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to West Goshen Church of the Brethren or Harbor Lights Hospice.