Shelly R. Silk passed away on June 21, 2020 at the age of 64. She was a caring and compassionate woman with a great sense of humor. Shelly was the loving mother to Laura Silk-Ojo and her husband, Michael. Her favorite thing to do was to spend time with her grandson Kaden, her munchkin. Shelly also leaves behind four siblings, Rosalyn Gamble, Oscar Boring (Marsha), Wendy Shaulis (Robert), and Robert Boring (Jennifer). She is preceded in death by her parents, husband (Timothy L. Silk), and two brothers (Daniel Boring and Patrick Boring).
Shelly was born on May 31, 1956 in Johnstown to Oscar and Roseann Boring. Shortly after graduating from Laurel Valley High School, she became a wife and mother. Shelly was proud of the work she did as manager of Sheetz. She was hard worker and kind leader.
Shelly's family will celebrate her life and receive friends on Saturday, June 27th from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at McCabe Funeral Home - 144 E. Main St., Ligonier. Following her funeral service, Shelly's ashes will be placed at Germany Lutheran Cemetery on 259 in New Florence, PA. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the COPD foundation in Shelly's name.
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