Eugenia "Ginger" Veronica LaDuke,
age78, of Wilmington, Ohio, passed away peacefully Thursday morning June 11, 2020 at home surrounded by her family.
She was born July 20, 1941 in Au Sable Forks, New York, daughter of the late Eugene Alfred & Valda Rachel (Booth) Sheffield.
Eugenia "Ginger" was a member of St. Columbkille Catholic Church, Wilmington, and had been a cashier for various retailers over the years including a hardware store and Cracker Barrel.
Surviving are her 2 devoted daughters- Teri LaDuke & Lisa LaDuke, both of Wilmington; loving son- Alan (Leanna) LaDuke, Blanchester; 6 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters- Verna (Wes) Sheldrake & Laurel (P J) Beattie, both of Au Sable Forks, NY, & Faye (Mike) Fitzgerald, Port Kent, NY; brother- Vic (Sue) Sheffield, Plattsburgh, NY; and several nieces & nephews.
In addition to her parents, Eugenia "Ginger" was preceded in death by the love of her life and loving husband- Eli Roger LaDuke, and a brother- Steve Sheffield.
Services will be held in Au Sable Forks New York at a later date with interment in the Holy Name Cemetery.
The Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, Wilmington, has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Contributions in Ginger's memory may be made to the Holy Name Catholic Church, 14203 St. Rte 9N, Au Sable Forks, NY , American Heart Associaton, 5211 Madison Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45227 or Hospice of Southwest Ohio, 7625 Camargo Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45243. To sign the online guest book, go to edgingtonfuneralhomes.com.