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 Shirley Katherine <I>Boltz</I> Jost-Winebarger

Shirley Katherine Boltz Jost-Winebarger

Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, USA
Death 12 Dec 2012 (aged 81)
Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, USA
Burial Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, USA
Plot New Sect 93 Grave 10
Memorial ID 102151756 · View Source
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Shirley Katherine Jost Winebarger of Coeur d'Alene peacefully passed away December 12, 2012 at home after a long battle of ALS. Shirley was born in Coeur d'Alene, ID on March 31, 1931 to Clarence and Ilo Boltz. She was one of five children. In 1949 she graduated from Immaculate Heart of Mary High School in Coeur d'Alene, ID. She was a long time member of St. Pius X Catholic Church in Coeur d'Alene, ID.

Shirley married Richard Stanley Jost in 1951. Richard and Shirley had ten children. During this time she was a stay at home mom, where she dedicated herself to her husband and children. Words can't describe how wonderful of a mother she was. Sadly Richard passed away in 1987.

In 2002, Shirley married Melvin Winebarger. For ten years they enjoyed spending time with family and friends, winters in Arizona, attending jazz fests, wine time, and taking walks.
Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband Richard, two brothers Duane and Gene, son-in-law's Mike Douglas & Rick Blizzard, and two granddaughters and one grandson.

Shirley is survived by her husband Melvin, brother Bill Boltz, sister Eileen Robertson, three sons: George Jost and wife Sheila, Mike Jost, Rick Jost and wife Su; seven daughters: Chris Douglas, Cheryl Gamache and husband Dan, Cindy Engel, Lori Steckman, Teresa Dawson and husband Jeff, Jan Blizzard, and Angie Mackin; twenty-six grandchildren, thirty-three great grandchildren.

Shirley lived passionately as a wife, mother, sister, and grandmother. Her best days were those surrounded by family and friends. She loved life and brought happiness to those around her. She touched our hearts and will forever be loved and missed.

Rosary for Shirley will be 6:00 P.M. Tuesday December 18th at Yates Funeral Home Coeur d'Alene Chapel. Funeral Mass will be 2:00 P.M. Wednesday December 19th at St. Pius X Catholic Church burial to follow at St. Thomas Catholic Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Bill Kapaun
  • Added: 14 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 102151756
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Shirley Katherine Boltz Jost-Winebarger (31 Mar 1931–12 Dec 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 102151756, citing Saint Thomas Cemetery, Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Bill Kapaun (contributor 47698263) .