Obituary for Shirley Sasser (Lyons)
Shirley L. Sasser, 82, of Canon City, went to be with her Lord and Savior September 16, 2017. She was born May 7, 1935 in Salida, Colorado to Vernon and Lucille (Paquette) Lyons. On September 2, 1951, Shirley was united in marriage to Robert Sasser, in Raton, New Mexico.
Shirley was a homemaker for most of her life but also spent time working as a bookkeeper for Bob Sasser Trucking and later for the Canon City Daily Record. She enjoyed crafting and being creative, but above all else, Shirley loved being involved in her family’s lives, especially her beloved grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Cheryl (Jim) Potter, Garilyn (Tom) Adamic, Roger (Tammy) Sasser; grandchildren, Kristy Adamic, Amy (Jimmy) Roberts, Jason Adamic, Robert (Kelsey) Sasser, Brianna Sasser, DiAndrea (Chad) Gould, Shea Sasser; ten great-grandchildren; and brother, Gary (Helen) Lyons.
Shirley was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Sasser and son, Doug Sasser.
Graveside service, 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 27, 2017, Lakeside Cemetery, in Canon City.