Lona Mae Shipley
Aug 14, 1933 - Aug 21, 2015
Lona Mae Shipley passed away Friday, August 21, 2015. She had been struggling with Pancreatic Cancer for several months and has now found peace.
Lona was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse and Velma Breckenridge and one sister, Virginia. She leaves three sisters, Monzell Cox, Mary Michener and Debbie Breckenridge, five brothers, Jesse Jr., Bobby, Jasper, Jerald, and Danny and numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Lona was the loving mother of Pamela Shipley, Phillip Shipley (Karen), Michael Shipley (Reiko) and Karen Ramirez (Mike).
Lona was determined to celebrate her 63rd Anniversary, August 4 and her 82nd Birthday, August 14 with her loving husband, Harold and family. Lona will be missed by everyone who knew her. She was a great daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a loving wife.
She enjoyed gardening, quilting, collecting chicken figurines, thimbles and most of all her family.
Funeral services will be offered by the Reverend Dennis Montzingo, Pastor of the Clarksburg Community Church, 52910 Netherlands Ave, Clarksburg, CA. The tribute to Lona will start at 11:00 AM, Friday August 28 and a Reception/Luncheon will immediately follow the service. Everyone is invited to join us for lunch. –
East Lawn Elk Grove Mortuary
9189 E. Stockton Blvd
Elk Grove, CA