Obituary: Shirley Hale
Shirley Rose Hale, age 97 of Cambridge, Minn., died Dec. 26, 2017. She was born March 14, 1920, in New Effington, S.D. to Willard and Jessie (Wilson) Gilman.
Shirley is survived by a son, David (Esther) Hedman; daughter, Edna Carlson, foster daughter, Carol (Doug) Deary; sisters, Darlene Brower and Karen (Jim) Statezney; brother, Dennis Miller; four grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and other family.
Shirley was preceded in death by her mother, Jessie; father, Willard Gilman; stepmother, Ruth; daughter and son-in-law, Jennie and William Guolee; brothers, baby boy Gordon, Itha, Jim and Darrel; and sisters, Inez Riley, Florence Belongia and Lucy Skinner.
The funeral service for Shirley is 2 p.m., Jan. 6 at the Carlson Funeral Home. Visitation will be from noon until the time of the service at the funeral home. Inurnment will be in the Forest Home Cemetery. (Carlson Funeral Home)