Shelly D. (Killian) Fauntleroy

Shelly D. (Killian) Fauntleroy, age 59, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, October 30, 2022, at her home.

Born on June 28, 1963, she was a daughter of the late Leroy Killian and Mabel (Smith) Joline. She was raised in Shickshinny and attended Northwest Area High School. Shelly was a devoted mother who spent many years working hard to provide a loving home for her children. She also worked as a group home manager for Good Will Group Homes and the Association of Retarded Citizens.

For many years, Shelly was involved with AmVets Ladies Auxiliary. She also volunteered her time for many fundraisers in the Berwick area. She loved making all kinds of crafts using her sewing machines and Cricut and attended vendor events almost every weekend.

She will be greatly missed by her children, Jeffrey Conrad and wife Carrie, Nanticoke; Diane Birt and companion Lenny Armstrong, Berwick; Ashley Ackerman and companion Joey Linsangan, Jacksonville, FL; Grace Enslin and companion Christopher Byers, Berwick; Kristin Enslin, Jacksonville, FL; grandchildren, Gabriel, Noah, Isaiah, Xavier, Persephone, Chloe, Ayden, Mya, Ben, and Charles; bonus grandchildren, Canzie, Kaydeane, Keely, Kaliya; brothers, Kurt Killian and wife Rose, St Augustine, FL; Kriss Killian and wife Melanie, Texas; Harry Joline and wife Monique, Naples, FL; Scott Killian, Jacksonville, FL; sister, Sherry DiFebo and husband Jim, Bloomsburg; “adopted sister”, Bettina Pomar-Rome and husband Sean, St. Augustine, FL; and many nieces and nephews. She also leaves behind several aunts, uncles, cousins, stepfather, Wayne Joline; and her companion Don Martin; and many extended adopted family members and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her stepmother, Linda Killian; grandson, Kaleb Kurtz; son-in-law; Ben Birt; and Grandma Sandy Pomar.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday, November 19, 2022, at the Berwick Russian Glee Club, 1208 3rd Ave, Berwick, PA 18603.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Heller Funeral Home, LLC, 633 E Third St, Nescopeck, PA 18603 to help defray her final costs.

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