March 13, 2019 — On March 7, 2019, Ellen Shoun beloved sister, mother and grandmother passed away on her 65th birthday.
Ellen was born March 7, 1954, to Edward and Roberta Reid.
She was the oldest of eight children.
She married Robert Shoun in 1979 and they enjoyed 38 happy years together.
Ellen earned her Bachelor of Nursing degree from University of Nebraska. She worked as a nurse for many years until retiring from Peace Harbor Hospital in Florence.
She was known for her infectious smile, sassy wit and silly sense of humor.
Ellen was preceded in death by her parents and husband. She is survived by seven siblings; her daughter, Mary; stepson Steve; and her grandchildren, who were the light of her life.
A funeral mass will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Saturday March 23, at 11 am.
Burns’s Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.