Shirley Ridenour, 83, passed away November 18, 2019. Born in Copley Twp., she lived most of her life in the Akron area.
Shirley was a member of the Apostolic Temple of Cuyahoga Falls, where she was very active.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard; parents, Howard and Alice Dockus; brothers, Howard and Peter Dockus.
Shirley is survived by her daughters, Debra (Melvin) Cottrill of Parkersburg, WV, Sheri (Mike) Poole of Akron, Linda (Billy) Nix of Sulphur, LA, and Melissa (Dan) Geraghty of Navarre; sons, Jeff (Alicia) Thornburg and Leonard (Bonnie) Ridenour, Jr. all of Akron; 17 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; sister, Pat (Kenny) Summers of Phoenix, AZ; and many nieces, nephews, friends and church family.
Visitation will be 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. Friday, November 22, 2019 at the Donovan Funeral Home, 17 Southwest Ave. (On the Historic Tallmadge Circle) and one hour prior to the service on Saturday.
Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Apostolic Temple of Cuyahoga Falls, 1601 Munroe Falls Ave, Cuyahoga Falls, with Pastor Don Meade, Jr. and Bishop Don Meade, Sr. officiating.
Interment will be at Hillside Memorial Park.
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