Judith M. Stankus

Judith M. “Judy” Stankus, 66, of Winamac, IN passed away at Pulaski Memorial Hospital in Winamac on Wednesday, July 13, 2022.  She was born on July 20, 1955 in Winamac to the late Horace “Pete” and Mary [Kuhn] Shellhart.  Judy attended St. Peter’s School through 8th grade and graduated from Winamac High School in 1974.  She earned an Associate’s Degree in Accounting from Ivy Tech.  She was retired from 3M in Plymouth, IN.  Judy loved her family with all of her heart and will be sadly missed.


She is survived by:

Jenifer M. Okuly, Marion, IN Daughter

Melissa A. Calvert, Marion, IN Daughter

Abigail L. (Jacob) Yazel, Winamac, IN Granddaughter

Caitlin J. Stankus, Winamac, IN Granddaughter

Jessica M. Calvert, Winamac, IN Granddaughter

3 Great Granddaughters: Sarah, Sophia, and Ellianna

Gloria Staples, Warren, IN Sister

Bill Shellhart, Star City, IN Brother

Jim Shellhart, Star City, IN Brother

John (Karen) Shellhart, North Judson, IN Brother

Pat Shellhart, Royal Center, IN Brother

Pete Shellhart, Winamac, IN Brother

Several Nieces and Nephews


Preceded in death by:

Horace “Pete” and Mary [Kuhn] Shellhart, Parents

Mary Ann Stankus, Infant Great Granddaughter

Jason Michael Nelson, Infant Great Grandson

Mike Shellhart, Brother


Visitation will be from 4-7 PM EDT Monday, July 18, 2022 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.

A Scriptural Wake Service will be held at 7 PM EDT Monday, July 18, 2022 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN with Rev. Leroy Kinnaman officiating and will be followed by a Rosary Service.

Private Disposition will take place at a later date.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the family.

Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com.

Cremation Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.