Shirley Ann Goetsch, age 83 of 605 Loueda Street; Gladstone, passed away on Saturday morning, December 4th, 2010 at home with her family near her.
Shirley was born August 13th, 1927 in Evanston, Illinois to Henry and Ottillia (Zettler) Dricker and was raised in the Evanston area and attended school there. After attending Monroe School , Shirley graduated Evanston High School and she later completed four years at the National Teacher College in Evanston where she received her teaching credentials.
Shirley was united in marriage to Ira A. Goetsch on April 23rd, 1948 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Glenview, Illinois and together they raised two children.
Shirley and Ira permanently moved to Delta County in 1983and they were active members of the First Lutheran Church in Gladstone.
In addition to her devoted husband, Ira, Shirley Goetsch