CUYAHOGA FALLS – Shirley Ann Hepler, 80, died February 14, 2017.
Born in Vestaburg, PA, she was a resident of Cuyahoga Falls since 1956 and a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, where she was active with the Mother of Sorrows Committee and in making rosaries for overseas missionaries. Shirley was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who had no enemies. She could put a smile on anyone’s face.
Preceded in death by her parents Vincent and Ann (Hoffman) Skehan, sister Audrey Calhoon; brother Jerome (Elaine) Skehan; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Eleanore (Richard) Parks, Betty (Kenneth) Hoover, Emma Jean (Harold) Ball, Charles (Beverly) Hepler, Edna Lee (Bill) Kotch and Polly (Tom) Welling. She is survived by her husband of 60 years James; daughter Lisa Ann (Charles) Riedel; son Joe (Maryelizabeth) Hepler; grandchildren Brittany, Brian (Kodi) and Bradley Riedel, Kayla, Daniel, Katrina and Audrey Hepler; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law John (Diane) Hepler, Barbara (Ronald) Hager and Kenneth (Karen) Hepler, and many nieces and nephews who she loved very much.
Mass of the Christian Burial Saturday 12 noon at Immaculate Heart of Mary, 1905 Portage Trail, Cuyahoga Falls, 44223. Friends are invited to Redmon Funeral Home for visitation Friday 3 to 7 PM and Saturday from 10:30 to 11:30 AM. Burial Fairview Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorials may be made to Valley Firefighters, Inc., P.O. Box 8, Peninsula 44264 or Stow FOP Lodge #82, 3800 Darrow Road, Stow 44224.