Linda S. Shirk

Linda S. Shirk, 68, of Belle Center, OH passed away Sunday, January 15, 2023, at Mary Rutan Hospital Emergency Department, Bellefontaine, OH.

Linda was born on July 23, 1954, the daughter of the late Richard and Margaret Furlong.

Linda married Kyle K. Shirk on December 11, 1977, in Bellefontaine, and he survives along with two children, Darren Shirk of Belle Center, and Holly (Kevin) McComb of Kenton, OH, four grandchildren, Julie Anne Shirk, Jolle Shirk, Grace McCombs, and Gabriel, McCombs, two siblings, Jerry (Sue) Furlong and Debbie Carpenter, and close friends, Rosanne and Alan Shirk.

Linda was a 1973 graduate of Ben Logan High School. She enjoyed taking walks, crocheting, gardening, and shopping. Her greatest joy came from being with her family and playing with her grandchildren.

A gathering of remembrance will be from 1:00 – 5:00 pm, Saturday, January 21, 2023, at Shoffstall Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St., Lakeview.

Memorial contributions may be given in Linda’s memory to Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation at

Arrangements are in the care of Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview, OH. Condolences may be expressed at


Shoffstall Funeral Home
205 S. Main St
Lakeview, OH, 43331
(937) 842-2700