Leo Thomas Shockley
Date: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018
Time: 1-5 p.m.
Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel in Owensville, Missouri
Date: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018
Time: 11:00 AM
Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville, Missouri
Howard Cemetery - Bland
Expressions of sympathy may be given for family choice.
Leo Thomas Shockley of Owensville, MO passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Victorian Place in Owensville. He had reached the age of 90 years and five days.
Leo was born on January 18, 1928, in Otoe, Nebraska to Donald and Pearl (Page) Shockley. He was united in marriage on November 22, 1980 to Barbara Lewis at Bland, MO. He worked as a mill wright at Chrysler Manufacturing Plant at Fenton, MO. He was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church. He served his country during the Korean War in the United States Army. He belonged to VFW Post 6133.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Pearl (Page) Shockley, and two children; Gale Shockley and Judy Earnest.
His survivors include his wife, Barbara Shockley of Owensville, a son, Keith Shockley and wife Laura of Cuba, MO; two brothers, Donald Shockley and wife Bev of St. Louis, and D.J. Shockley and wife Alice of Cuba, MO and one sister; Geneva Hendrix of Oklahoma City, OK; 16 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11 am Monday, January 29 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville with Pastor Lindsay Walters officiating. Burial will be at Howard Cemetery in Bland. Visitation 1 to 5 pm on Sunday, January 28 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home.