November 15, 1934 – January 13, 2013
Shirley Ann Runyan, age 78, of Boone passed away on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the Westhaven Community in Boone.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the Walter ~ Schroeder Funeral Home at Fifth & Story Streets in Boone with Pastor Bruce Thomas officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday morning from 9:30 a.m. to the time of service with the family present to greet friends. Interment will be in the Boone Memorial Gardens in Boone.
Shirley was born on November 15, 1934 in Boone, Iowa the daughter of Arthur E., Jr. and Myrtle L. (Loveless) Runyan.
She attended school in Boone and graduated from Boone High School in 1955, then attended Boone County Hospital for her CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) training and Boone Junior College.
Shirley worked as a CNA for the Boone County Hospital and then the Evangelical Free Church Home of Boone. Shirley lived all her life in the Boone area. She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene of Boone, serving as the church secretary. Shirley always enjoyed the time spent with children. Her hobbies were embroidery and fishing.
Shirley is preceded in death by her parents.
Shirley is survived by her brother, Harry Runyan (Nancy) of Marion, Iowa; her brother, John Runyan (Kathleen) of Urbandale, Iowa; her sister, Louise Saltzman of Council Bluffs, Iowa; her brother, Roy Runyan (Jodi) of Urbandale, Iowa; her sister, Margaret Williams (Lionel) of Peoria, Arizona and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be given to the Westhaven Community in Boone in memory of Shirley Ann Runyan.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.walter-schroederfuneralhome.com
Walter ~ Schroeder Funeral Home at Fifth & Story Streets is in charge of arrangements.Information provided by: Walter-Schroeder Funeral Home 503 Story Street Boone, Iowa 50036 515.432.1922 www.walter-schroederfuneralhome.com