ELEANOR SHANKLAND (nee Newlin), aged 94 years, born Jan. 31, 1915 in Philadelphia, PA., wife of the late Alfred L. Griffiths and the late Dr. Robert Shankland. Eleanor is survived by her daughters, Judy Auerbach and Nancy Griffiths and her stepchildren, Ruth Fielder, Dorothy Eisenhauer, Lois McIntyre, Ava Prebys and Sherwood Shankland and 17 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, contributions suggested to The Ireland Cancer Center of University Hospital, P.O. Box 74947, Cleveland, OH 44101-9927.
A Memorial service will be held at a later date. Graveside services will be Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010 at Riverside Cemetery, (Pearl Rd. at I-71) at 10:00 a.m. Pastor John Lentz of Forest Hills Church officiating.Print This Obituary & Condolences