Tanya Shoemaker, 56

Tanya Shoemaker, 56, of Wabash, died at her home in Wabash. 

he was born July 1, 1959, in Servia, to Carl and Ida Mae (Reiken) Stellar.

Tanya married Tony Shoemaker on Nov. 23, 1993; he died April 8, 2006.  She worked at Kroger in Wabash.  Her passion

was her job, and she enjoyed her co-workers.  She also loved her animals, and especially loved her husband Tony. 

She is survived by her two children, Trista (Wes) Stiles of Winterville, N.C., and Steve (Kelly) Bevans of Lafayette; four grandchildren, Mason Stiles, Zachary Stiles, and Gabriel Stiles, all of Winterville, and Katie Bevans of Lafayette; her sister Carla Stellar, and her step daughter, Janna Shoemaker of Wabash. 

She was also preceded in death by her parents, and her brother Herbert Stellar.

There will be no services.  Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

The memorial guest book for Tanya may be signed at


Posted on 2016 Mar 16