Eleanor Shanshala, of Warren, PA., passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019. Eleanor was born in Warren, PA., on December 13, 1930 to the late John and Mary Grot Shanshala. She was a graduate of Warren High School. Following graduation, she was employed with the former Warren County Insurance Agency for 43 years, after retiring, she continued working as a secretary for J.P. Bonding Corporation of Pennsylvania for several years. She was also employed as manager for the Warren Apartments.
Eleanor was a member of the Warren American Legion Post 135 Ladies Auxiliary, Jackson Valley Country Club Ladies Golf Association, Warren Antiques Study Club, Warren Public Library Association and Friends of the Warren Public Library.
She enjoyed gardening, painting, traveling, bowling, the theater, and was an avid golfer. Eleanor is survived by her brother, Michael Shanshala of Warren, PA, and her sister, Betty Belko, of Cleveland, OH. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters. Friends may call at Holy Redeemer R.C. Church gathering space, 11 Russell Street, Warren, Pa., on Thursday, September 12, 2019 for one hour prior to a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 A.M. with Fr. Stephen Schreiber, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Holy Redeemer Church Building Center Fund or the Warren Public Library Association, 205 Market Street, Warren, PA. , 16365 or a Charity of one’s choice. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com <www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com/> The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.