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Shawn K. Schumm, 51 years old, of Ohio City, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
Shawn was born on Wednesday, December 27, 1961, in Hillsboro, Ore., to William and Elsie (Jesse) Smith, who survive in Philippi, W.Va.
She married Bill L. Schumm on February 8, 1980, in Zion Lutheran Church, Schumm, Ohio; he survives in Ohio City.
Shawn was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Schumm, and was a homemaker.
Among survivors are a son, Bill (Kendra) Schumm III of Decatur; daughter, Tasha (companion, Randy Baumgartner) Schumm of Decatur; three sisters, Maria (Mike) Little of Dunkirk, Ind., Thelma Randolph of Clarksburg, W. Va., Ann (George) Kerwood of Washington, DC; brother, William (Bonita) Smith, Jr. of New Martinsville, W. Va.; and two grandchildren, Audrey and Piper Schumm.
There will be no funeral services.
Preferred memorials are to Animal Protective League in Van Wert, Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center, or Breast Cancer Society, Inc.
Arrangements were by Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at www.zwickjahn.com.