Williamsburg- Shirley McMenomy was born January 6, 1931, in Iowa County, Iowa,
the daughter of Albert and Emma (Sandersfeld) Wetjen. She attended Immanuel Lutheran School and graduated from Williamsburg High School in 1949. On April 8, 1951 she was united in marriage to Dean McMenomy at Immanuel Lutheran Church. She was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church and the Ladies Aid. She enjoyed joking with friends, watching her grandchildren, bowling, playing cards and the Iowa Hawkeyes. Shirley passed away Monday, March 9, 2020 at Highland Ridge Care Center at the age of 89 years.
Shirley is survived by a son Todd (Connie) McMenomy of Williamsburg; 10 grandchildren; a grandson and a brother, Adrian Wetjen of Williamsburg. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a son Kent, 5 brothers: Harlan, Richard Millen, Eldon and Delmar Wetjen.
Celebration of Life Service will be 10:30 Friday, March 13, 2020 at Immanuel Lutheran Church near Williamsburg. Burial will be in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 pm Thursday at the Powell Funeral Home in Williamsburg. Messages and tributes may be left at www.powellfuneralhomes.com.
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Todd & Family, our sincere sympathy to your family. Shirley will be missed by her family & friends. She was always very bubbly.
Judy & John Lillis
Todd and Family,
Very sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. Such fond memories of your Mom- going out to your place to watch Iowa basketball games! My thoughts and prayers are with your family!
Todd and family,
So very sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. I have such fond memories of your Mother (and father) from the days of their near Holbrook farming operation. Shirley was always so bubbly and full of energy and genuinely took an interest in hearing what you were up too. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
So sorry for your loss. Our parents had some good times. Hugs.
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