Shirley A. Jewell Buckley, 78, of Zanesville, passed away at 3:05 a.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at her home after a long illness with Parkinson’s disease and with family by her side. She was employed at Essex Wire for 22 years then was employed by Genesis Good Samaritan Hospital for 15 years before retiring in 1978. She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of Zanesville. She was an avid player of cards, bingo, and bowling where she had many good friends.
Surviving are her husband, George Buckley; six children, Danny (Diane) Jewell, Jeff (Linda) Jewell, Ron (Debbie) Jewell, Gloria Snack, Sandy Alton, and Nancy Smith; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Ron Jewell; a daughter, Marsha Walker; four brothers; and four sisters.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD, ZANESVILLE for all family and friends with Chaplain Tim Patton officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Genesis Hospice and Palliative Care, 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.
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