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Obituary: Erlandsen, Shirley R.

Age 76

ERLANDSEN, Shirley R. September 7, 1938 - October 1, 2014 Shirley was born in Glens Ferry, Idaho; died in Seattle, Washington.

At her request, there will be no formal service.

Interment will be by family at Queen of Peace Cemetery.

Shirley graduated from Payette High School in Payette, ID; Idaho State University and the University of Idaho; she was a retired teacher and accomplished watercolor artist.

She was a very creative person who loved living for her family and giving to others.

She is survived by her husband, Jim, son, Greg Post, daughter Gretchen Post, stepson Tim Erlandsen, stepdaughters Jennifer Jones and Rebecca Barrouk and 11 grandchildren.

Celebration of Life planned for near future.

Remembrances may be made to Biblical Faith Ministries, P.O.

Box 2, Abilene, Texas 79604.

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