Shirley E. Rome

HUGOTON - Shirley E. Rome, age 97, died August 4, 2020, at Pioneer Manor Nursing Home, Hugoton, KS. She was born to Walter L. and Marguerite (Ryan) Whitcomb on October 16, 1922, Berwyn, IL. Shirley married Leonard Bryan in the summer of 1947. Later she married Dave Rome, and he preceded her in death. She served in the US Navy.

Survivors include sons, Bruce Bryan of Garden City, KS, Greg Bryan of Bangkok, Thailand; daughter, Anita Trindle, Kingfisher, OK; brother, Richard A. Whitcomb, Atlanta, GA; two granddaughters, Sarah Jones and Elizabeth Whitehouse; great grandchildren, Isabel Jones, Gavin Jones, Naomi Jones, Keegan Whitehouse, Danica Whitehouse; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, son, David Allen Bryan; grandson, Zachary Trindle.

A memorial has been established to St. Jude’s Hospital. Memorials may be mailed to Robson Funeral Home, PO Box 236, Hugoton, Kansas 67951. Funeral Service was held on August 6, 2020, at 10 a.m., at Robson Funeral Home, Hugoton, KS. Burial followed at Kingfisher Cemetery, Kingfisher, OK at 3:30 p.m. There was no public visitation.

Posted online on August 07, 2020