George Thomas Shimko

George Thomas Shimko, 81, of Daleville, passed away Sunday, Aug. 15, 2021 at his home.

A memorial service, with full military honors, will be held Friday, Sept. 3, at 11 a.m. EST, at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery.

He was retired from the U. S. Army and was a Vietnam veteran.

Mr. Shimko was preceded in death by a his parents, George and Theresa Shimko; sister, Joan Werkheiser and a brother, Joseph Shimko.

Survivors include his wife, Vera (Candy) Shimko, Daleville; four step-children; three sisters, Frances Yando, Mary Shimko, and Kathy Stidham (Gary); a brother, Donald Shimko; several nieces; and nephews.

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