Shelly Ann Yoho

Written by Theresa Rose on July 1, 2015

Shelly Ann Yoho, 44, of Rawlins, WY formerly of Cantril died at 5:50 P.M. Thursday June 18, 2015 near Elk Mountain, Wyoming as a result of an accident in a construction area. She was born November 13, 1970 in Ottumwa to David P. and Joy K. Taylor Yoho and Married Brian Hegg on February 14, 2003 in Bemidji, MN. They later divorced.

Shelly grew up 5 miles south of Douds and later moved to Cantril, graduated from Fox Valley High School, Milton in 1989 and Indian Hills Community College in 1992 with an Associate’s Degree in Arts and Sciences. Following college she stayed in Ottumwa, then moved to Bemidji, MN where she attended Church of Christ, then Warroad, MN and most recently in Rawlins, WY where she worked for a railroad company. She enjoyed sewing, reading, camping hunting fishing and anything associated with art.

She is survived by her parents, David and Joy Yoho of Birmingham, a sister Sheri Calhoun (Ben) of Mt. Pleasant, two nephews, Alex and Zachary Calhoun of Mt. Pleasant, a grandmother, Lois Yoho of Ottumwa and her dog, Belle. She was preceded in death by grandparents, Grant and Lucille Taylor and Cale Yoho.

In accordance with her wishes her body has been cremated. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 P.M. Wednesday July 8, 2015 at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua with Pastor Rod Cooper officiating. Visitation with family present will be 5-7 P.M. Wednesday prior to the service. Burial of cremains will be at 10:00 A.M. Thursday July 9, 2015 in Mt Moriah Cemetery, Douds. Gifts to a memorial to be designated later by the family may be mailed to the family at 22963 Route J16, Birmingham, IA 52535. Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua is in charge of arrangements.