Shirley Elaine Tweed|
Shirley Elaine Tweed, 73, passed away peacefully on September 20, 2013 in Renton, WA. Shirley was born November 22, 1939, to Merlin and Helen (Alertson) Spilde of Northwood Iowa. She graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Arts degree in June of 1961. She married Gerald V. Tweed August 6, 1961. Shirley was an active member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church for more than forty years. She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Gerald; one daughter, Kiera; two sons, Randall and Bradley; two grandchildren, Layla and Ivy; four nephews and six nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Arlo and Mark Spilde.
Celebration of her life will be at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Bellevue, WA at 1:00 p.m. on October 19, 2013. Interment will be at Tahoma National Cemetery on the preceding day, October 18th, 2013 at 2:15 p.m. Remembrances may be addressed to Hopelink.
Published in The Seattle Times from Oct. 3 to Oct. 4, 2013