Shirley Carol Boerhave

shirley boerhave

December 24, 1936 ~ December 5, 2003

Resided in: Pueblo, CO

Shirley Carol Boerhave, 66, beloved wife,mother, and grandmother, passed away December 5, 2003, in Pueblo, Colorado. Survived by her husband, Glen J. Boerhave of the family home; children, Greg (Cindy) Boerhave, Pueblo, Alisa Boerhave, Pueblo, Rebekah (Kyle) Leonard, Bozeman, Montana; brother, Kenneth (Sandra) Wolfswinkel, Forest Glade, Tennessee; grandchildren, Sierra Boerhave and one to-be; also several other relatives in Iowa. Preceded in death by her parents, Hymen and Alice Wolfswinkel and siblings, Leo Wolfswinkel and Betty Jane Wolfswinkel. Shirley was born December 24, 1936, in Hull, Iowa. She enjoyed life and was devoted to baby sitting her 'Little Sweet Pea' Sierra and teaching her bible songs, reading her bible, bowling in the 'Wednesday's Morning Glories' at Sunset Bowl, frequent trips to Cripple Creek and tending to her mums. Attended Broadway Christian Church. She will lie in state at the funeral home Tuesday from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m. with the family present from 6 until 8 p.m. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, December 10, 2003, Broadway Christian Church, 206 Broadway, with Pastor Hal Hartman officiating. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to Mexican Missions, through the funeral home. Online condolences,

View current weather.

Memories Timeline


  1. My family would like to extend our sympathies to Shirley’s family. My brother and I grew up with Ken, Leo , and Shirley in Sibley, Iowa. We are sorry to hear of her passing. She was a beautiful person. God Bless all of you.

  2. We are thinking of you in this time of sorrow and your family is in our prayers.
    Phil & Billie

  3. We will never forget her constant wave as we drove past the house (when we lived two doors down) while she worked in the yard. No matter how many times we came and went, she would always smile and wave.
    My heart goes out to all you kids, there is nothing more painful than losing your Mother. God Bless you all. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  4. My deepest sympathy to the family of Shirley. I bowled with her in the Morning Glories and you could always count on a high five for every strike or spare, she had a great personality to match that firey red hair, I also went on a couple of the gaming buses to Santa Fe with her the last one in Sept. She will be missed. Mary Jo Farley

  5. Our condolences on your loss. Although we hadn’t seen Shirley recently, it was always a joy to visit with her at one of the bowling alleys and tournaments. She will be missed by many.

  6. Rebekah, Kyle and Family:
    I was so saddened to hear the news that you lost your mom. My husband and I extend our deepest sympathy at your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

  7. Rebekah, Kyle & Family:
    I am deeply saddened to hear the loss of your mother. She was a wonderful woman. I always remember her being happy and having a smile on her face. I wish I could make the service, but due to work constraints I can not. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. I hope that we can see each other very soon.

Sign the Guestbook, Light a Candle

  1. CandleImage
  2. CandleImage
  3. CandleImage
  4. CandleImage
  5. CandleImage
  6. CandleImage
  7. CandleImage
  8. CandleImage