There has to be a special place in heaven for dog lovers. This week's obituary from the Kansas City Star is for Jerry Sue Shoaf, who loved her dogs so much that the family asked for donations to the SPCA. Godspeed, Jerry, and I know you found your dogs on the Rainbow Bridge.
Jerry Sue Shoaf
Jerry Sue Shoaf, 75, Leavenworth, Kan., passed away peacefully at home March 1, 2012. A visitation will be held from 10am to 11am, Tuesday, March 6th at Highland Park Funeral Hoe. The services will be immediately following.
Jerry was born on March 5, 1936, in Bonner Sprints, Ks to John and Emma Lingo. She lived a life full of love. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed cooking, camping and fishing with her family and friends and she always loved her dogs.
Jerry was preceded in death by her first husband Roy Ross Munson and her husband of 29 years Norris Shoaf, daughter Melody, son John, stepson Jimmy, Brothers Max and Carl and sister Murial.
She was survived by her daughters Debbie Palmgren and Theresa Richardson and her husband Steve, stepson Danny, Stepdaughter Marsha and husband Billy, god daughter Holly, Sisters Anna Jo and Juanette (Jane), brother Richard, 8 grandchildren and 17 grandchildren and many other loved ones.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Heartland SPCA in Merriam, Ks. www.heartlandspca.org
(Arrangements: Highland Park Funeral Home & Crematory 4100 State Avenue Kansas City, Kansas 66102 (913) 371-0699 Online Condolences: www.highlandparkfh.com)