obituary header
Welcome to the memorial page for

Shirley "Shirl" Ann Shirmeyer

February 2, 1937 ~ May 23, 2017 (age 80)

Shirley Ann (Shirl) Shirmeyer of Pleasant Lake, IN, passed away peacefully with her three daughter's by her side on May 23rd, 2017.  She was born in Upper Glade, West Virginia on February 2nd, 1937 to Luther and Eva (Wright) Williams.

"Momma Moose", as she was affectionately called by her children, was best known for her unrelenting strength, compassion and loving spirit. She is, and always will be, the loving Mother of her 5 children and 25 grand and great-grandchildren. After an extensive career in the medical field, Shirl opened Office Alternative, a business she took great pride in operating for more than 22 years. She is survived by her Son's Charley (Robin) Hanson, Parker (Cathy) Hanson, and daughter's Susan (Carl) Turner, Kate (Barry) Hanson-Williams, and Dawne (Dale) Branning, sister Jean Rigsby, brother Jerry (Phyllis) Williams and many, many much loved nieces and nephews.  She was proceeded in death by her parents, Luther & Eva Williams, her brothers Ford, Lyman, Lowell, Deral, Hank, Ralph, sister Flora, and her loving husband and soulmate Thomas Shirmeyer. She was also proceeded in death by Charles Hanson and George Granberry.

Charitable donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

 Service Information

May 26, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home
108 S. West St.
Angola, IN 46703

Funeral Service
May 27, 2017

12:00 PM
H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home
108 S. West St.
Angola, IN 46703

© 2018 H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS