Published in the Iola Register on Mar. 14, 2013.

SHIRLEY A. GRIMM

SHIRLEY A. GRIMM
Shirley Ann (McCollough) Grimm, loving wife, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on March 11, 2013, at Salina Regional Health Center, Salina, Kan.
Shirley was born July 9, 1936, in Beloit, Kan., to Albert and Emma (Wagner) McCollough. She married Joseph Dean Grimm, her loving husband of 56 years, in Beloit, Kan., on Sept. 20, 1956. They made their home in Concordia, Kan., and had four children: Debbie (Kurt) Kalivoda, Dan (Patty) Grimm, Vicky (Steven) Noyes and Virginia (Mark Copple) Blankenbeckley.
She is survived by her husband, children, nine grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren; sisters, Emma Jean Rushing and Francis (Leroy) Regnier and a host of nieces and nephews.
Shirley will be remembered by all for the love of her family and friends. They were always her first priority. She enjoyed gardening, watching the grandkids play sports and playing Skip-Bo.
No visitation or services are planned. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rebecca A. Morrison House, 400 S. Santa Fe, Salina, KS 67401.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nutter Mortuary, 116 E. 6th, Concordia, KS 66901.
Online condolences may be made to nuttermortuary@yahoo.com.