Grace Shenk

Obituary of Grace Shenk

Grace I. (Setzler) Shenk, 101, of Pottstown, PA passed away on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at her home. She was the wife of the late Isaac Shenk who passed away in 2005.


Grace was born November 4, 1916 in Spring City, PA. She was the youngest of eighteen children.


She enjoyed traveling with her husband before he passed in 2005. She loved going out to eat, playing cards, and watching Fox News, but she especially enjoyed spending time with her family.


She is survived by one daughter, Norma Jean Rogers, Pottstown, PA; five grandchildren, Allison Eshleman, wife of John; Drew Rogers, husband of Tonya; Dean Rogers, husband of Sharon; Audrey Rogers; and Doug Rogers; twelve great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.


Visitation will take place on Friday, December 29, 2017 from 10:30 – 11:00 am at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 11:00 am. Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Online condolences may be made to the family at