Stacie Elizabeth (DeCrane) Shaddock died Monday, May 11, 2009, at her home in McCook. She was 49 years old.
Stacie was born July 7, 1959, in Houston, Texas to Alfred and Joan (Hoffman) DeCrane. She graduated from Bronxville High School, Bronxville, N.Y., in 1977. She continued her education at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colo., with a Bachelors Degree in Agronomy and later a Masters Degree in Horticulture.
On June 7, 1981, she was united in marriage to Jeff Reeves Shaddock in Bronxville. To this union three children, Karl, Morgan and Madeline were born. They made their home in McCook where Stacie was a busy homemaker and mother as well as Program Coordinator at McCook Community College Center for Enterprise and caterer for Sehnert's Bakery and Bieroc Café.
She was also an active volunteer for the YMCA, Docent for Sheldon Arts Program, founder and volunteer for Evening in Hospice for Community Health Foundation, and began the quilting store "Sew Little Time." She loved quilting, scrap booking, gardening and attending all of her children's activities.
Preceding her in death were her maternal and paternal grandparents.
Survivors include her husband, Jeff Shaddock of McCook; children, Karl, Morgan and Madeline Shaddock of McCook; parents, Alfred and Joan DeCrane of Vero Beach, Fla.; brother, David DeCrane and wife, Linda of Santa Monica, Calif.; sisters, Lisa and husband, Alvaro Saralegui of Bronxville, Stephanie and husband, Paul Cavanor of Edina, Minn., Sarah and husband, Dan Norton and Jenny and husband, Jon Langford, all of Davidson, N.C.; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Memorials may be given in her name to the YMCA Partners for Youth or McCook Arts Council.
Visitation will be Thursday from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Friends may go online at www.carpenterbreland.com to extend condolences.
Rosary will be Friday, May 15, 7 p.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, May 16, 11 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church with Father Gary Brethour officiating. Cremation will follow the service.
The family requests you join them at Sehnert's Bakery for a reception following the service. A private family inurnment will be at a later date.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.