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Shirley Anne Woodside 1929 - 2018
Georgia Gertrude Molder

NESS CITY — Shirley Anne Woodside, age 88, died on Aug. 3, 2018 at Ness County Hospital, Ness City. She was born on Nov. 5, 1929 in Quinter, Kan., the daughter of Leon and Adeline Cates Coleman. On June 24, 1951 she married Forrest Woodside in Denver, Colo. He preceded her in death on March 5, 2017.

Shirley is survived by her son, Eric Woodside of Ness City; and three daughters, Georganne and Gail Melton of Andover, Holly and James Hertel of Bazine, and Paula and Jon Allen of Edmond, Okla.; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Richard and Charles Coleman.

Funeral service will be held at the Cedar Village Care Center, Ness City on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, 10 a.m. followed by burial in the Kansas Veterans Cemetery, Fort Dodge, Kan. Viewing will be held at Fitzgerald Funeral Home, Ness City on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. with the family present from noon until 6 p.m. Memorial Contributions may be given to Praise Ranch, Pawnee Rock, Kan. Memories and words of support may be written to the family at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Fitzgerald Funeral Home
207 N. Pennsylvania Ave.
Ness City, KS 67560
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Aug. 7, 2018