Harriett E. Shidaker, 87, a resident of Walnut Creek Assisted Living in Dayton, Ohio (formerly of Kettering, Ohio) died 1:22 PM, Sunday, July 15, 2012 at Kettering Medical Center. Her husband, Thomas J. Shidaker, preceded her in death April 25, 2004. Mrs. Shidaker was born May 6, 1925 in New Vienna, Ohio, daughter of the late Loren and Ruby Moon Davis.
Mrs. Shidaker retired from NCR in Dayton. She had also worked at W. T. Grant in Dayton. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Mrs. Shidaker is survived by a son, Thomas J. Shidaker Jr. of Blairsville, Georgia; a daughter, Sharon A. Hoffman of Centerville, Ohio; a sister, Janet (Glenn) Smalley of Leesburg, Ohio; and two grandchildren, Ryan M. (Caryn) Hoffman of Kettering, Ohio and Jason A. Hoffman of Centerville, Ohio. In addition to her husband and parents, a brother, Don Davis, and a sister, Treva Fisher, are preceded in death.
Funeral services will be 3:00 PM, Thursday, July 19, 2012 at the L. Eugene Smith & Son Funeral Home, 64 S. South Street, New Vienna, Ohio with Sidney Clay officiating. Burial will be in New Vienna Cemetery. Friends may call from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM, Thursday, July 19, 2012 at the L. Eugene Smith & Son Funeral Home. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Ohio Valley Affiliate, P.O. Box 163549, Columbus, Ohio 43216-3549.