Gretta Sue Shepherd Schlebach, beloved mother, Grandma, sister & friend passed away November 3, 2016. She was born September 6, 1938 in Thayer, Iowa, the daughter of Jesse George & Audrey Viola (Day) Shepherd.
Regarded by her family as strong, kind, giving, and selfless, she taught them that no matter what life throws your way – faith, hope and love abide – and the greatest of these is love.
Survivors include her children: Teresa Tucker & husband, Steve, Kathleen Stuckly & husband, Kavin, Michael Schlebach & wife, Cathy; grandchildren: George Carver, Benjamin Schlebach, Emma Schlebach, Nathan Stuckly, Samuel Schlebach, Zachary Stuckly & Megan Schlebach; sisters, Dixie Shepherd & Judy Shepherd; brother, Daniel Shepherd & wife, Phyllis.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sister & brother-in-law, Francis & Rex Jones and brother, Terry Shepherd. A
Prior to the Mass, the Rosary prayers will begin at 10:15 AM.
Her family will bury her ashes in Iowa at a later date.