Visitation: Monday, February 22, 2021, 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.
Services: Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 10:30 A.M., Peterson Mortuary, 212 S. Locust Street, Glenwood, Iowa.
Shirley L. (Fireoved) Campbell, of La Vista, Nebraska, formerly of Glenwood, Iowa, entered into rest on February 18, 2021, after a short battle with cancer. Shirley was born September 17, 1933 on the family farm in Fremont-Mills, Iowa to William (Billy) and Viva (Hubbard) Fireoved.
After moving from the farm to Glenwood, Shirley graduated Glenwood High School in 1950 and began her work life first in Omaha for Carpenter Paper Co before returning to Glenwood and working for years in the Mills County Courthouse, then the Glenwood State Hospital School before returning to the Courthouse, ending her career in the Assessor’s office upon retirement in 1995.
Bonnie, Mike and Heather were born to the union of Shirley’s previous marriage to Donald D. Bruce of Glenwood, Iowa. Shirley was united in marriage to John C. Campbell on September 24, 1982 at the First Christian Church where they were both members. Shirley and John continued to make their home in Glenwood until 2012 when they moved to La Vista.
Preceding Shirley in passing were her husband John, her parents and sisters and brothers-in-law, Wava and Arvid Wunderlich, Vonda and Leon Arfmann. Survivors include her children, Bonnie (Mark) York of Omaha, Nebraska; Mike (Brenda) Bruce of Omaha, Nebraska; Heather Bruce of La Vista, Nebraska; step-children, Carol (Royce) Tyre of Eagen, Minnesota; John (Sharon) Campbell of El Segundo, California; James (Jacquelyn) Campbell of Papillion, Nebraska; 7 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 7 step-grandchildren; 2 step-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, extended relatives and many friends.
Interment, Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Iowa.
Memorials may be directed to: First Congregation U.C.C., Vine Street Bible Church or The Visiting Nurses Association, 12565 West Center Road, Suite 100, Omaha, Nebraska 68144