Shirley Ann Clegg Hornyak of Ocean View, Del., passed away Sunday, May 10, 2009, in Thomas Jefferson Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa. Originally from the Pittsburgh area, where she graduated high school and worked as a dance instructor, she moved to the Washington, D.C., area when she married and raised her family there.
She enjoyed collecting antiques and worked in and owned several antique shops. She moved to the Eastern Shore in 1988. She enjoyed collecting toys, painting, traveling, music, theater, gardening and being with her family. She was a loving wife, sister, mother and grandmother.
Hornyak was preceded in death by her daughter, Joy M. Hornyak. She is survived by her husband, Steve Hornyak; a sister, Irene Schrader, of Estero, Fla.; two brothers, Lewis Clegg, also of Estero, and Robert Clegg of La Canada, Calif.; three daughters, Julie Schroeck and Susan Ryan, both of Ocean View, and Stephanie Downes of Bethany Beach, Del.; as well as eight grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial was scheduled for Thursday, May 14, 2009, with interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Dagsboro, Del. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Assoc., PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.