Shirley M. Lindhorst

Aug. 10, 1925 - Jan. 12, 2007

Shirley M. Lindhorst, 81, of Muskego, died Friday, Jan. 12, 2007, at Tudor Oaks Health Care Center. Shirley was born Aug. 10, 1925, in New London, to Charles and Hulda (Schwark) Hause.

On Sept. 20, 1947, she married Melvin Lindhorst at the Church of the Epiphany in Milwaukee. Mrs. Lindhorst was a longtime member of Whitnall Park Lutheran Church. She was also a retiree of the Waukesha Motor Works.

She is survived by a son-in-law, John Holmer of Kentucky; a daughter-in-law, Jackie Lindhorst of Arizona: grandchildren, Tara (Dean) Burk, Kevin Holmer and Tom Lindhorst Jr.; and great-grandchildren, E.J. and Kaitlyn Burk. Other relatives and friends also survive.

Shirley was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin, and two children, Marlene Holmer and Thomas Lindhorst.

Visitation for Mrs. Lindhorst will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Saturday, Jan. 20, at Whitnall Park Lutheran Church, 5847 Lilac Lane, Hales Corners. Burial will be private at Wisconsin Memorial Park.

If desired, memorials to the church are greatly appreciated.

For further information, call Randle-Dable Funeral Home at 547-4035 or visit online at