Shirley Mae Shonley was born May 22, 1928 at White Lake, SD to Matt and Minnie (Rebensdorf) Krell. She grew up at White Lake where she attended school and graduated from White Lake High School in 1946. On September 11, 1948 she married Ray Shonley. Shirley worked at various restaurants until retiring in 1988. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church. Shirley loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and friends and will be deeply missed by all.
She is survived by one daughter, Sandy Erickson and husband, Rick of Vadnais Heights, MN and one son, Richard Shonley and wife, Jaye of Sumner, IA, six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one brother, Kenneth Krell, two sisters, Hazel Munsen and Isabel Marler and two great-grandsons.
Memorials may be directed to St. Peter’s Catholic Church.