Gwendolyn Goss Shirley, 85, Clarksville, died Monday, March 7, 2005, at Wedgewood Health Care in Clarksville.
A native of Floyd County, born March 24, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Percy and Mabel Scott Goss.
She was a homemaker, a retired self-employed cosmetic distributor, and a member of Daughters of Isabella, Madonna Circle and Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in New Albany.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. Shirley.
Survivors include a son, Mark C. Shirley: six grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, March 9, from noon to 8 p.m. at Generations Funeral Home in New Albany.
Funeral Mass: Thursday, March 10, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church with burial in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Hospice & Palliative Care of Southern Indiana.