E. Jean “Jeanie” Shepherd Schuster, 66, passed away peacefully at her home in Front Royal, Virginia, on June 12, 2015. She was surrounded by her loved ones including her beloved Shih Tzus Shey and Lizzy.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Maddox Funeral Home conducted by Sammy Campbell.
Jeanie was born December 2, 1948, to the late Calvin and Louise Shepherd.
She is survived by her devoted husband of 48 years David Schuster; her beloved daughter Angela Marlow and companion Paul Geibler; her sister’s friend Donna Shepherd Garber Lowe and husband Austin; the joy and light of her life her grandchildren, Josh Williams and companion Caity Thompson, Jacob Schuster, Rebecca Schuster, Kaylee Williams, and Jordan Marlow; nephew Jonathan Garber; and niece Ginger Lowe.
She was preceded in death by her daughter Kelly Schuster Williams and son Brian Schuster.
Jeanie fought a hard six month battle with the lung disease pulmonary fibrosis. She would like to remind you to “never take one breath for granted” and always make “every breath count”.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester, VA 22601; Relay for Life, American Cancer Society, 1833 W. Plaza Dr., Winchester, VA 22601; or to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 230 East Ohio St., Suite 304, Chicago, IL 60611-3201.