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Shirley A. Bihrer

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Shirley A. Bihrer, age 74, of Storm Lake, died Dec. 25, 2010 in Sioux City.

Shirley A. Brown was born June 6, 1936 in Ringsted, the daughter of Thurston and Gladys (Sampson) Brown. Shirley graduated from Ringsted High School in 1954.

On July 14, 1956, Shirley was united in marriage to Merle Bihrer in Sac City. Together, they were blessed with three children: Steve, Scott, and Sherrie.

Shirley was an active member of the United Methodist Church in Storm Lake where she taught Sunday School. She enjoyed playing cards, working on crossword puzzles, and watching old time movies. She was very active in her children's lives.

Those left to cherish her memory include her husband, Merle Bihrer of Storm Lake; children: Scott (special friend, Sarah Kapustlia) Bihrer of Urbandale; Sherrie (Rich) Sassman of Storm Lake; two grandchildren: Dalton and Dylan Sassman; brother, Keith Brown of Camanche; extended family and friends.

Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; son, Steve; two brothers: Donald and Duane.