Shreveport, LA- Graveside Services celebrating the life of Lou Alice Askew Kirspel, 88, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 10, 2014 in Centuries Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at Centuries Memorial Funeral Home.
Lou was born on January 15, 1926 in Waldo, AR and passed away on April 6, 2014 at her daughter's home in Pensacola, FL. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Mrs. Kirspel was a dedicated and devoted Christian who loved spending time with family and friends. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
She is preceded in death by her husband, John Anthony Kirspel; her parents and siblings, Melba and Archie.
Left to cherish beautiful memories of Lou are her children, Larry Kirspel and wife Pat and Sara Elens and husband Jim; grandchildren, Sherri(Scott), Christi(Wayne), John, James, Lauren and Blake; great grandchildren, Ronnie, Emilie, Mark, Megan, Allison and Evan. She is also survived by special friends and neighbors, Pat and Ric Clark.
The family wishes to extend a special thanks to Convenant Hospice of Pensacola, FL for all the care shown to Mrs. Kirspel.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorials be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 5823 Ledbetter Street, Shreveport, LA 71108.
You may share words of comfort with the family by visiting www.centuriesmemorialfh.com
Published in Shreveport Times from Apr. 9 to Apr. 10, 2014