Mary Shimko (Anlauf)
Mary Ann (Anlauf) Shimko, age 78 of Plum, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, May 31, 2018. Beloved wife for 57 years of the late Ronald S. Shimko. Loving mother of Karen Islam (Hesham), Lisa Kokal (William) and the late Monica Shimko. Grandmother of Rami Islam (Courtney Shields) and Amir Islam (Ariel). Great-grandmother of Alex and Mason. Sister of Rita Smith (Raymond), the late Donald Anlauf (Judy) and the late Richard Anlauf (Jennifer). Also survived by nieces and nephews. Friends received 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday at MAURICE L. KNEE, LTD. FUNERAL HOME, 7663 Saltsburg Rd. (across from S & T Bank) Plum, PA 15239 where a funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Plum Creek Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the Shimko family suggests memorials to Hillman Cancer Center, Development Office, UPMC Cancer Pavilion, Suite 1B, 5150 Center Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15232 or to the American Lung Association, 1200 Hosford St., Suite 101, Hudson, WI 54016.