March 10, 2012
Thursday, March 15, 2012 10:00 AM Vernon Funeral Home
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 5 - 8 pm
Goldie M. Shelpman, 85 of Urbana, passed away, Saturday, March 10, 2012 in Circleville, Ohio as a result of an automobile accident.
She was born May 20, 1926 in North Lewisburg, Ohio and graduate from North Lewisburg High School in 1943. Goldie retired from the Hall Company in Urbana. She volunteered in the gift shop at Mercy Hospital. She was a member of the Urbana Senior Center, the Red Hat Society, the Urbana Moose, VFW #5451 in Urbana and the Union Club in Springfield. Goldie enjoyed baking and spending time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her sons, Ed (Joanne) Shelpman of Urbana, Ted (Karen) Shelpman of Catawba, Fred (Chris) Shelpman of Urbana, Ned (Debbie) Shelpman of Urbana, her grandchildren, Leigh Ann, Lance, Jon, Tiffany, Melissa, Brandon, and Lori, 5 great grandchildren, her sisters, Donna Westfall of North Lewisburg and Annie (Jerry) Carter of Irwin, her brother, Richard (Arlene) Kennedy of Urbana; as well as several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Lucy (Huffman) and Corwin Kennedy, her husband, James ”Bud” Shelpman Jr., a grandson, Jeff Shelpman, a sister, Millie and a brother, Edward Stephen.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 15, 2012 in the funeral home with the Pastor Jim Lillibridge officiating. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery, Urbana. Memorial contributions may be made in Goldie’s memory to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, IL 60693. Condolence may be made to the family at www.vernonfh.com