Shirley J. Bloomer, age 72, of Republic, Mo., died on Tuesday, May 25, 2010, at Christian Health Care in Republic, Mo.


Shirley J. Bloomer, age 72, of Republic, Mo., died on Tuesday, May 25, 2010, at Christian Health Care in Republic, Mo.

Mrs. Bloomer was born on Thursday, June 10, 1937, in Reeds, Mo. She was the daughter of Harrison and Margaret (Linhart) Barnett. Mrs. Bloomer was the wife of Robert Bloomer who survives.

Also surviving are the following: three sons, Russell Topel of St. Louis, Mo., Jory Bloomer of Yuba City, Calif., and John Bloomer of Pleasanton, Calif.; two daughters, Randi Reed of Republic, Mo., and Jennifer Collins of San Ramon, Calif.; one brother, Guy Barnett of Stockton, Calif.; one sister, Inez Gibson; 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Bloomer was preceded in death by her parents and two daughters, Jill Bloomer and Renee Loveland.
Arrangements are being handled by Lakin Funeral Home in Pierce City, Mo. Mrs. Bloomer was cremated and services and burial will be at a later date.