Sheila Kay (Frederick) Ness
Sheila Kay (Frederick) Ness Age 60 died on February 28, 2014 after 17 plus years fighting cancer.
Sheila was born April 22, 1953 in Los Angeles County Medical Center. She graduated California State University Long Beach in 1977 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics and attended graduate school in her Mother's home state of South Dakota and earned her Master of Science degree in 1980 from South Dakota State University specializing in textiles.
Sheila met Steven Ness at SDSU in 1981 and they married in Long Beach California October 9, 1982. Long Beach was home for 10 plus years. Sheila enjoyed a close relationship with her parents and two older brothers. In 1993 the couple moved to Cedar Rapids Iowa where Sheila developed close relationships with in-laws in Illinois, Minnesota, and South Dakota.
Sheila's preceded in death by her father Francis (Fred) Frederick and mother Murleen (Beutler) Frederick.
Grateful for having shared her life are her husband of 31 years Steven Ness, her brothers Vance Frederick (Kimberlie) of Long Beach, CA and Duane Frederick (Aase) of Yreka, CA as well her niece Brittanie (Frederick) Baker and nephews Brian Frederick and Aaron Frederick.
Visitation will be held Tuesday March 11, 2014 from 4-7 pm at Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories. Memorial service will be held Wednesday March 12, 2014 at 3 pm at Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories.
In lieu of flowers the family requests any memorials to be sent to the Salvation Army. Online condolences may be left at www.cedarmemorial.com under "Obituaries".
Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram on Mar. 9, 2014