Doreen ?Jody? Shinn, 69 of Fargo, died Monday, October 13, 2008 at her home in Fargo.
Jody was born Doreen Dorothy Fraedrich on April 12, 1939 to Theodore and Emma (Freitag) Fraedrich in Enderlin, ND. She married Thomas S. Shinn on September 12, 1968 in Sisseton, SD. Jody was a beloved wife, step-mother, grandmother and friend to many people throughout her life. She brought many joys and laughter to all hearts that she touched. Jody worked for many years at GPK in Fargo. Jody?s hobbies included reading, playing bingo, water skiing, dancing, playing cards and being with friends. She would take in many stray animals and care for them throughout their life.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Tom; parents; step-son, Thomas S. Shinn, Jr.; brothers, Leo and Conrad Fraedrich and sisters, Irene Poff, Erma Waldhelm, and Delores Salzwedel.
Jody is survived by her step-daughters, Sherry (Richard) Rutherford of Benson, NC, Alice (Rod) Anderson of Soldotna, AK, Christine (John) Gallas of Indiana, Robin (Jeff) Mitchell of Spring Lake, NC; 14 step-grandchildren; 3 step-great-grandchildren; brother, Theodore (Jackie) Fraedrich of Coon Rapids, MN and sister, Marthanna (James) Gilbert of Enderlin, ND.
We will always miss Jody dearly and she will always be with us in our hearts and with us in spirit as we move forward in life.
Memorial Service: Saturday, October 18 at 1:00 pm at Boulger Funeral
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.