Lois Virginia Shaulis, 91, of Somerset
Lois Virginia Shaulis, 91, of Somerset, died Dec. 27, 2012 at her daughter’s home. Born April 3, 1921 in Connellsville, the daughter of Harry H. and Marie (Festog) Snider. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Bodes D. Shaulis, who died Nov. 10, 1999; brothers: Harry “Tanky”, William, Francis and David Snider and sisters: Thelma Baker, Harrietta Herring, Waunita Sherwin, Louella “Lou” DeWitt and Alice Marie Leininger. Survived by daughter, Melanie Peters and husband Barry; grandsons: Brett B. Peters married to the former Shari Dunlap; Travis L. Peters married to the former Michele Sleasman, all of Somerset; great-grandchildren: Haylee, Garrett, Sadie and Logan. Also survived by special friend who was a ray of sunshine in the very dark days after her husband died, Chuck Morocco. Lois is a 1939 graduate of Somerset High School. She worked at DeVilbiss where she was the first female sales office supervisor for the Somerset division, retiring with 34 years of service. Lois loved her family and was well known in her youth for her love of dancing. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Hauger-Zeigler Funeral Home, Somerset, where services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 at the Hauger-Zeigler Funeral Home, Somerset, with the Rev. Elisa A. Osman officiating. Interment, Somerset County Memorial Park. Contributions may be made to Somerset “In Touch” Hospice, P.O. Box 1173, Somerset, PA 15501. www.haugerzeigler.com.