Vickie I. Shelor

Vickie I. Shelor, 69, Hays, died Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, at Hays Medical Center.

She was born March 2, 1951, in Dodge City to James D. and Maxine (Weaver) Shelor. She was a DSNWK resident, she grew up and attended grade school in Dodge City. She lived in Winfield, Parsons, and Norton before moving to Hays in 1973.

She lived in her own apartment before moving into Esther's Place in January of 2015. She worked at Employment Connections for many years. She and four other individuals had a business called "Good Times Friends.“ She worked other jobs while at Employment Connections.

She enjoyed going to the Reed Center, going on trips and outings with her roommates, working on puzzles, coloring, knitting, sewing, making blankets and making beautiful hand work. She was a wiz at word searches.

Survivors include a brother, James Shelor, Victoria; a cousin, Ron Shelor and wife, Pam, Topeka; her DSNWK family members, Sara Biggs, Nancy Duffy-Auer, LeAnna Carrier and numerous other DSNWK care givers.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Cline’s-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601; graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Maple Grove Cemetery, Dodge City.

Services will be livestreamed at .

Memorials are suggested to Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas in care of the mortuary.

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Posted online on September 05, 2020