Obituary: Donzella Shepler

Donzella Shepler, 88, died Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at Schowalter Villa in Hesston.

She was born Feb. 14, 1929, in Cushing, Okla., to Tom and Ethel (Hickman) Moore. She was married to George T. Meires in 1947, and he preceded her in death. She was later married to Robert (Bob) Shepler in 1993, and he also preceded her in death.

Donzella is survived by daughter Kem and John Nicodemus, daughter Jan Meires, son Pat and Andrea Meires, son-in-law Bob Dreier, stepson Jeff and Joan Shepler, stepdaughter Julie and Warren Horsley, sister-in-law Shirley Moore, sister-in-law Arlita Tyner and brother-in-law Jim Shepler. She also is survived by 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands, son Rob Shepler, daughter Karen Meires, infant daughter Linda Meires, and brothers Jack and Bill Moore.

Private family services are being held with interment in Greenwood Cemetery in Newton.

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