Shirley Irene Gans
February 27, 1937 – May 15, 2020
Shirley Irene Gans, of Sun City, Arizona, went home to her Lord and Savior on Friday, May 15, 2020, at the age of 83. Shirley was born February 27, 1937, in Chehalis, Washington, to Cecil Edwin and Velma Irene (Dinwiddie) Marshall. Shirley married the love of her life, Allan Leroy Gans, on December 23, 1955, and raised 5 children. Shirley loved her babies, and was such a special lady to everyone that was lucky enough to know her.
She was a very proud member of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) and achieved KOPS (Keep Off Pounds Sensibly) status within the club. Shirley was also an avid reader, and a talented quilter and seamstress.
Shirley was precede in death by her husband, Allan, in 2018; and her parents, Cecil and Velma Marshall in 2003 and 1999, respectively.
Shirley is survived by her children, Debbie Guilliot, Allan Gans, Jr., Sandi Thoman, Carolyn Satko, and Brenda Stephens; 10 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and siblings, Ed Marshall and Ila Mae Covey.
Interment will take place at 2 PM on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at Winlock Cemetery in Winlock, Washington.