Carolyn S. Friend Shaneyfelt

Carolyn S. Friend Shaneyfelt

Carolyn S. Friend Shaneyfelt, age 81, of Smithfield, passed away Monday, July 27, 2020.  The was born in Morgantown, WV on February 16, 1939 daughter of Gilbert Friend and Elsie Flowers Friend.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, John L. Shaneyfelt and brother, Gerald Friend and grandson, Bradley Shaneyfelt.

Carolyn was a 1957 graduate of North Union High School.  She worked as a Home Health Aid for Fayette Resources.  Carolyn was a member of Oak Grove Church of Christ.  She enjoyed playing cards, bird watching, being outdoors, hummingbirds and country music.  She loved spending time with her grandchildren.    Her family was her life.

Left to cherish Carolyn’s memory are sons, Dana Shaneyfelt and wife Ronna of Smithfield, David Shaneyfelt and wife Diane of Hendersonville, NC; daughter, Deirdre McGarrity and husband Shawn of Gans, PA; ten grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the FERGUSON-BROWNFIELD FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC., 78 Main St., Smithfield, PA.  Services will be private for the family.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Oak Grove Church of Christ4723 Morgantown Rd., Lake Lynn, PA 15451.

Memories and condolences can be shared with the family at adferguson.com and on the funeral home Facebook page.

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Marcia Riedmann Mason
Marcia Riedmann Mason
1 year ago

Dana, Dave, Deirdre, and your families, please know that I am thinking of you. So sad to hear about the passing of your mom.; she was a sweetheart. I’m so glad I stopped and visited with her in January when she was feeling pretty good and oh so bubbly. I have so many happy summer memories, as a child, staying with your family during the summer and being able to visit with all the cousins,, aunts, uncles, and pap. Surely if there is a heaven, your mom is smiling down alongside your dad watching over all of you. May God… Read more »

Florence Dice
Florence Dice
1 year ago

My deepest condolences at the loss of your mother and friend , Carolyn was a wonderful Christian woman , truly a virtuous woman .
She will be greatly missed.
As a caregiver I was truly blessed to have spent time with her , we laughed , sometime s till we had tears . she was truly A friend
I loved Carolyn and sooo looked forward to my times with her , I will surely miss this wonderful woman.
Rest in peace my dear friend ,
Florence Dice (Home Instead Caregiver )

Mose & Sue Rubenstein
Mose & Sue Rubenstein
1 year ago

Dana.Dave,Deirdre Our thought and
PRAYERS are with you and all the Family MAY GOD BE WITH YOU ALL.

Michele Hudson
Michele Hudson
1 year ago

Dee & Family,
My sincere condolences on the passing of your Mom. I hope you can find comfort in your memories of her, for with them, she will always be with you. She is “Home” now, free from all suffering & pain. I’ll be keeping you & your family in my thoughts & prayers. Hugs

Stacy Shaneyfelt
Stacy Shaneyfelt
1 year ago

Dear Dana, Dave, Dee, Carrie, Josh, and Family: We’re thinking and praying for you all. Aunt Sue was such a sweet, sassy, loyal, and loving woman. I’m grateful for the memories, especially during Kadena’s baby shower when Aunt Sue won about 3 door prizes and had lots of stories to tell about all the grandkids and great-grandkids. She was so strong, funny, and authentic. She had “girl power” before it was even a concept! I know her legacy will continue with all the family members. Her presence will be missed. She welcomed everyone and had a sparkle as bright as… Read more »

Allan John shaneyfelt
Allan John shaneyfelt
1 year ago

My deepest condolences . To aunt Sue’s family . My Dad. Jack shaneyfelt would always talk about all are family members . It’s been a long. Since I saw her but I do remember her 😊Your Ohio family . rest in peace 🙏