Yevonne Shenefield


January 15th

Yevonne Shenefield, 88, of Syracuse, passed away on January 14, 2024 at Millers Merry Manor of Warsaw.  She was born on July 1, 1935 in Plymouth, IN to Perry & Mary (Guard) Brown.  On April 11, 1954 she married her High School Sweetheart Louie Shenefield who only recently  preceded her in 2023.  She was a 1953 Pierceton High School Graduate.  She went to Beauty College in Fort Wayne.  Her and Louie moved to Syracuse in 1965 coming from Pierceton.  She worked for numerous places as a Secretary & Bookkeeper before retiring from Farm Credit Services.  She enjoyed gardening, canning, and helping out on the family farm.  She enjoyed preparing meals, and baking treats to share with family and friends.  She is survived by her son – Mike Shenefield of Syracuse.  Her daughter – Leslie (Dennis) Darr of Syracuse.  5 granddaughters – Katie (Jon) Lichlitner, Kelly (Scott) Kaiser, Sarah (Bill) Reynolds, Nicole (Jason) Weise, and Holly Shenefield.  1 greatgrandson – Carson Kaiser.  Services will be held on Thursday, January 18, 2024 at 11 AM at Eastlund Funeral Home.  Visitation will be 2 hours prior to the service from 9-11.  Interment at Hillcrest Cemetery will be private.


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