Barbara Mary Shamrock

Barbara Mary (Kurzynske) Shamrock, 89, of Fond du Lac, died on Sunday, December 12, 2021, at Aurora Medical Center in Oshkosh. She was born on March 8, 1932, in Fond du Lac, the daughter of Frank and Viola (Miller) Kurzynske. On February 3, 1950, she married the love of her life, Dale Shamrock at First Presbyterian Church in Fond du Lac. Barbara worked in her early years at Infant Socks and Edith’s Bridal. She was known by many names: Mom, MoMMa, “Sam”, Barbie (who only her brother Frank could use), “Babie”, Sis, “Bubbles” and “Ole Ancient Wise One”. Barbara was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Fond du Lac and the Fond du Lac Community Theater. She had a HUGE heart, with a resounding love for her family and friends. Barbara liked to sing, do puzzles, gamble, cook, bake, watch classic movies, read, listen to opera and classical music. She was an avid bowler.

She is survived by her four daughters, Pat McCormick (fiance, Paul Anderson), Jammer & Dan Dudley, Stacy Fellers, and Meri Shawn Shamrock (fiance, Dan Grebe); six grandchildren, Kevin & Natalie McCormick, Ryan McCormick (Angela Boeder), Katie & Dr. Michael Kessler, Dr. Cortney & Jarred Birschbach, Edward (EJ) Trautner, and Heather & Bobby Jarmula; Granddogger, Mattie; seven great grandchildren, Remy Spidell, Stella McCormick (Tinkerbell), Harper and Kennedy Kessler, Bennett Birschbach, Jack and William Jarmula; three special nephews, Rick, Mark, Todd Kurzynske and their families; also her cousin, Delores Bertz as well as her best friend Sandi Bocik. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Viola; husband, Dale; second love of her life, Jerry Schuchardt; Scott Fellers (Son in law); sister, Geraldine Carlson; brother, Frank Kurzynske; and two nephews, Kevin and Bob Kurzynske.

A celebration of life is planned for March 19, 2022. Cremation has taken place. Memorials in Barbara’s name may be directed to her family. Blessed Be-

Services are in the care of Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 North Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. Additional information and guestbook can be found at