Shirley A Carbno, 76, Fargo, passed away Monday, April 11, 2011 at Maryhill Manor, Enderlin, ND surrounded by her family.
Shirley Ann Olson was born September 20, 1934 in Fargo, ND to Theodore and Phoebe (Toftehagen) Olson. She graduated from Fargo Central High. She was united in marriage to John Carbno on April 10, 1954. They were lifelong residents of Fargo. Shirley worked various jobs through the years, her last job being a demo lady at Sam’s Club.
She attended worship at the Salvation Army. She was a member of the Red Hat Ladies. She was very involved with Aglow and Bible studies. Shirley and John were very special people, they opened their home and hearts to 57 foster children awaiting adoption.
She is survived by her husband, John H., Fargo; sons, Steven, Fargo, Michael (Pam), Enderlin; daughter, Cathy Jo (Kevin) Carbno, Fargo; sister, Joyce Parsley, West Fargo; 8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Marvin.
CELEBRATION OF LIFE: 1:00 Saturday, April 16, 2011 at the Salvation Army Chapel, 304 Roberts Street, Fargo
BURIAL OF ASHES: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Fargo at a later date
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home. Online guestbook at www.boulgerfuneralhome.com.