GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE Friday, April 15, 2005
Shirley Mae Velk
HAVRE - Shirley Mae Velk,
69, who farmed north of Havre with her husband for many years, died Monday at a
hospice in Mesa,
Visitation is 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday at
Survivors include her husband, Richard "Dick" Velk of Havre; daughters Debra Velk and Julie Winchell of Denver; a son, Mike Velk of Havre; sisters Clo Feachner of Havre, Judy Waldhausen of Culbertson and Denna Maney of Missoula; and three grandchildren.
HAVRE DAILY NEWS Friday, April 15, 2005
SHIRLEY MAE VELK
Shirley Mae Velk, 69, of Havre died Monday, April 11, 2005, at the Odyssey Hospice Care Facility in Mesa, Ariz.
A viewing for
Shirley will be held from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Holland & Bonine
Funeral Home. Her funeral service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the
Shirley was born
Aug. 13, 1935, in Havre to Mike and Mae (
Richard Velk on Sept. 19, 1952, in Havre. They lived
on the family farm north of Havre for many years and raised their three
children. Shirley worked on the farm with her husband, Richard, for many years.
They enjoyed snowbirding to
She was a member
She was preceded in death by her parents; stepfather, John Alvstad; and sister-in-law, Mary Lee Velk.
Survivors include her husband, Richard "Dick" Velk of Havre; daughters, Debra Velk of Denver, Colo., and Julie (Todd) Winchell of Denver, Colo.; son, Mike (Penny) Velk of Havre; sisters, Clo (Ernie) Faechner of Havre, Judy (Bruce) Waldhausen of Culbertson and Denna (Dick) Maney of Missoula; three grandchildren; one stepgrandson; and many nieces and nephews.
Shirley's honor may be made to Peace Hospice of
Arrangements are under the direction of Holland & Bonine Funeral Home.
Shirley Mae Velk
Shirley Mae VeIk. 69. passed away on Monday. April 11. 2005. in the Odyssey Hospice Care
born in Havre on August 13. 1935 to Mike and Mae (
enjoyed snow birding to
include her husband. Richard Dick Velk
of Havre; two daughters. Debra Velk
and Julie (Todd) Winchell all of
She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather, John Alvstad; and sister-in-law Mary Lee Velk.