Wanita Fern Shipley, age 66 of New Boston, Texas passed away Saturday, July 4, 2015 in a local hospital. Mrs. Shipley was born October 9, 1948 in Clarinda, Iowa. She was a homemaker and a member of the Lutheran Faith and is preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Petty and a grandson, Jody Saatkamp.
Survivors include her husband James Shipley of New Boston, Texas, one daughter and son-in-law Shelli and John Pike of New Boston, Texas, two sons and one daughter-in-law David Shipley of New Boston, Texas, Steve and Benedicte Shipley, Mission Viejo, California, one brother and sister-in-law Larry and Deloris Petty, Arvada, Colorado, nine grandchildren, one great grandchild and other friends and relatives.
Arrangements are under the direction of Bates Rolf Funeral Home, New Boston, Texas
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the New Boston Cemetery Association, 599 CR 3104, New Boston, Texas 75570
Online registration may be made at www.batesrolffuneralhome.com