Shirley Bookwalter Obituary

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Shirley Mondus (Cross) Bookwalter

March 18, 1921 - January 2, 2014
Obituary

Shirley E. Bookwalter, age 92, of Ellsworth, WI formerly of Rhinelander, died, January 2, 2014 at Ellsworth Care Center in Ellsworth, Wisconsin. She was born March 18, 1921 to Archie and Winifred (Vail) Cross in Chicago, IL. Shirley was the loving wife to the late Albert Mondus for 41 years, then to the late Henry Bookwalter for 10 years. She loved her family, friends, quilting, sewing and many social activities. Shirley enjoyed and loved her numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Shirley is survived by her children; Al (Sherrie), Gloria (Jim) Senft, John (Rita), Joyce (Mike) Lueth and Gary (Cheri). She was preceded in death by...
Shirley E. Bookwalter, age 92, of Ellsworth, WI formerly of Rhinelander, died, January 2, 2014 at Ellsworth Care Center in Ellsworth, Wisconsin. She was born March 18, 1921 to Archie and Winifred (Vail) Cross in Chicago, IL. Shirley was the loving wife to the late Albert Mondus for 41 years, then to the late Henry Bookwalter for 10 years. She loved her family, friends, quilting, sewing and many social activities. Shirley enjoyed and loved her numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Shirley is survived by her children; Al (Sherrie), Gloria (Jim) Senft, John (Rita), Joyce (Mike) Lueth and Gary (Cheri).
She was preceded in death by her husbands, her parents, her brothers, Richard and Howard Cross.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 11:30am at Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church ~ St. Mary's site with Father James Hoffman officiating. Burial will follow at Nativity of Our Lord Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to service at the church. Hildebrand Russ Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. All are invite to light a candle and leave an online condolence at hildebrandfh.com.

Share your memories or express your condolences by signing the Guest Book below or click here for entry suggestions.

"To quote Helen Keller "What we have once enjoyed, we can never lose, All that we love deeply becomes part of us". My heart if full of 70+ years of..." Deanna Jacobs (Rockledge, FL)

Submit Guest Book Entry
This Guest Book has 2 entries. View Complete Guest Book

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now

Audio Condolences

Use your phone to dial in a free personalized message. Click here to make an entry or listen to recordings from friends and family.