Shirley Ann Lindsey, age 87 of Colfax, passed away on Saturday, April 24, 2021 at MercyOne in Des Moines. Graveside funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 10:30 am at the Colfax Cemetery. Masks are required. There will be no visitation. The family will greet friends following the burial with a time of food and fellowship at the Howard Street Christian Church in Colfax. Memorials may be directed to the Colfax Senior Center or the Colfax Fire Department. Condolences may be left for the family at www.coburnfuneralhomes.com
The daughter of Ancel and Frances (Grover) Godwin, Shirley was born on July 9, 1933 in Des Moines. On March 21, 1953, she was united in marriage to Wilbur C. Lindsey. Shirley enjoyed playing Fast Track with her friends and family, playing cards, golfing for many years, but most of all spending time and teasing her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Those left to honor her memory include her children, Cindy (Will) Henderson, Debra (Bob) Wakitsch and Pam (Tom) Reed; 10 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her parents, husband Wilbur, a son Craig, a sister, Marilyn and a brother, Paul.
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Colfax, Iowa 50054
Colfax, Iowa 50054
So sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. Thinking of you & your family.
Cindy, I'm so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to you and your family.
Pam, Debbie,, Cindy and families, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Heaven has gained another angel. I have so many great memories in the Lindsey house. God bless you all. Jane Behrens. Kansas City, MO
So sorry to hear this. Knew Shirley for many years since they were neighbors and our girls were friends. We will miss her at the Senior Center.
Shirley was a very kind woman she was my transportation back-and-forth to Des Moines on my first job after high school. Always was a happy person every morning. Sending prayers and hugs to the family of Shirley I know she will be missed