Shirley B. Raney, 85, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021 in Ellsworth. She was born November 13, 1935 in Wilson, KS to Joe and Rhea (Hurlbut) Bednasek.
Shirley is survived by her husband, Robert “Bob” Raney of Ellsworth; sons, Robert Raney, Jr. (Eva) of Fontana, CA, Daniel Raney of Fontana, CA, and Bret Raney (Kathleen) of Yucaipa, CA; daughter, Tina Davis (Rick) of Ellsworth; grandchildren, Robert Raney III (Melissa), Michael Raney, Nicholas Hartline, Dani Soukup (Daniel), Kevin Davis, Elizabeth Whipple (Justin), Amanda Papandrea (Ryan), Ryan Perkins (Ryan), and Leeza Raney (Parker); and great grandchildren, Payton Raney, Madison Raney, Mason Raney, Daxton Soukup, and Davin Soukup. She was preceded in death by her parents; infant daughter, Christy Lynn; and brother, Donald Holenbeck.
Visitation: 2-7 p.m., Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Parsons Funeral Home, Ellsworth with a vigil and rosary service at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral mass: 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 9, 2021 at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, Ellsworth with burial following.
Memorial contributions can be made to Ellsworth County Medical Center Hospital Auxiliary, c/o, Parsons Funeral Home, PO Box 45, Ellsworth, KS 67439.
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