Ellwood Shook Jr.

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Ellwood J. “Butch” Shook of St. Petersburg, FL, formally of Hyde Park, NY, passed away July 27, 2015.
He was retired from Dutchess County Highway Department after 28 years of service. He enjoyed outdoor activities, such as hunting, fishing and camping, and spending time with his family.
Ellwood is survived by his wife Helen of 53 years, two daughters, Dorothy Eckert and Helen Shook, both of New York, one son, John Shook {Jennifer} of IL. and one sister Sandra Evans of Poughkeepsie, NY. He is also survived by five grandchildren, Billy Schoonmaker, Barron Eckert, Megan Fritz, Joshua Fritz and Matthew Shook, one great-grandchild, William Schoonmaker III and a large extended family.
Services will be held at Changepoint Church, 260 Mill St. Poughkeepsie, NY. Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 10am under the direction of nephew Pastor Don Cady.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to your local Hospice.