Shirley was very active in the community. She was a member of the Enumclaw Chamber, the Enumclaw Rotary, and served on the Enumclaw City Council and the Fair Board. Shirley started her career with the King County Fair in 1972 and became the King County Fair Manager in 1981 and stayed in that position until she retired in 1999.
Shirley was preceded in death by her son, Kevin; husband, Alvin; and brother Jim Hartwell.
She is survived by her daughter, Cindy Kittleson of Buckley; sons Darrel Heen of Bonney Lake, Keith Heen of Bonney Lake; 12 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; sisters, Lenore and Donna; and Numerous Nieces and Nephews.
Inurnment graveside will be Friday, August 14, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Park.
Memorial service will be Wednesday, August 19, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Enumclaw Expo Center Fieldhouse (Pete's Pool)
Remembrances may be made to the Enumclaw Fire Department, 1330 Wells Street, Enumclaw, WA 98022 or to the Enumclaw Rotary, P. O. Box 891, Enumclaw, WA 98022