Shirley Anne's Story
BLACKMORE, Shirley Anne (Kistner) Shirley Anne (Kistner) Blackmore, born on April 3, 1937 in Dayton, Ohio, to the late Cora Belle Kistner and the late John Austin Kistner, passed away at age 81 on May 24, 2018 in Mesa, Arizona. Shirley was the loving wife of the late Herbert Dale Blackmore. She was preceded in death by her son, Garry and Sandy Blackmore; brothers, Alfred, Elwood, William, John, Ray, George , and Carl Kistner ; sisters, Mabel Kistner and Dorothy Wilson; sibling, Raymond Kistner ; and grandchildren, Amanda and Jeremiah. Shirley is survived by her sons, Steven and Sheila Blackmore, Jon and Melissa Blackmore; brother, David Kistner ; sister in law Ada Kistner ; and brother in law Willard (Bill) Blackmore; grandchildren, Brandi, Nichole, Zachariah, Austin, Sara, Hannah, Anna and Cheyenne; great-grandchildren, Brittani, Kaylee, Curtis Madison, Myka, Danica, Chloe, Nathanial, Elighjah, Canyon, and Levi; great-great-grandchild, Kieryan; numerous nieces and nephews, and good friends, Shirley Lytle and Jan Grimaldi. Shirley had a passion for planting flowers and always dreamed of having a cabin in the woods. She was a member of Generation Church. Always a kind word and a positive outlook. She was a blessing to all who knew her. She will be missed dearly by her family and friends. Services will be privately held high up on her and Dads mountain.
Published on  June 10, 2018