July 5, 1936 - March 29, 2015

 

Shirley M. Stanley, age 78, of Princeton, passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at her residence. She was born on July 5, 1936 in Princeton, MN the daughter of Lester and Florence (Peterson) Stanley.

Shirley grew up in the Princeton area and has lived here most of her adult life. She enjoyed camping, singing, traveling, knitting, photography, shopping, Bingo, Jigsaw Puzzles, and trying new things. Shirley had a contagious laughter and a heart of gold. She was welcoming to anyone and everyone; always having kind words to say. Her family meant the absolute world to her; she will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Shirley is survived by her sisters, Donna Stanley of Cambridge, Dorothy Salmon of Rockford, IL, Delores (Eugene) Meyer of Princeton; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Lorenzo “Bunk”, Carl “Jim”, Gordon “Bobo”, and Clayton “Bojack.”

Visitation will be held from 11-1PM Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Princeton. Funeral Services will be held at 1PM Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Princeton. Interment will be in Oak Knoll Cemetery in Princeton.

Shirley’s family would like to thank Amy and Chris Anderson for their loving care and compassion for Shirley.