Shirley McVey of Mora, died on Tues., Dec. 4, 2012. She was 89 years old.
A Memorial Service will be held at 12 noon on Sunday, December 9 at Hillman Baptist Church in rural Mora with Rev. Randy Strom officiating. A burial will be at a later date in Morton.
Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be posted to www.aifuneralhome.com
Shirley M. (Bucholz) McVey was born in 1923 near Morton. She and Raymond (Mac) were married in Colorado Springs, Col., in 1944, as he served in the U.S. Army. Shirley was a hard-working woman who gathered friends and family around her wherever she was. Even after they retired to their lake home near Mora, she continued to work and volunteer in the community.
Shirley is survived by her husband of 68 years, Ray; and their children Karen Anderson, Carla McVey, Bruce (Nancy) McVey and Becki Nesbit. She is also survived by her six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and a great-great grandson with another one on the way.
She was preceded in death by her twin brother Samuel, parents and two younger sisters, Cleone and Dorothy.