Shirley Rose Knox |

Shirley Rose Knox

Post Independent
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Shirley Rose Knox passed away Dec. 8, 2010 at Heritage Park Nursing home in Carbondale. She was 75.

Shirley was born July 27, 1935 in Westwood, Calif. to James and Pansy Achenbaugh.

After a long and hard fought battle with Parkinson disease, Shirley died peacefully at 8:30 a.m. on Dec. 8, 2010.

Thank you so very much to the staff at Heritage Park and the lovely people at Alpine Hospice: Monica, Tanya, Mary and Gordon. We also appreciate the kindness of Dr. Steve O’Brien.

Shirley is survived by her son, Steven Leckwold; daughters, Kathy Williams, Connie Leckwold and Paula Frazer; brother, Bill (Ellen) Achenbaugh and three grandchildren, Suzette, Tyler and Joey Williams.

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