Shirlene Stastny Cordon beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother peacefully passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, surrounded by loved ones.
Shirlene was amazing at making her loved ones feel special on birthdays, on holidays, and especially at Christmas. She had many amazing talents. She loved music. She enjoyed dancing and playing piano. She taught piano lessons to her children and grandchildren. She sewed, knitted, crocheted, and created scrapbooks and many different crafts. Some of our fondest memories will be her beautiful smile and how she encouraged and supported her children in developing their own talents and how much she cherished her children and grandchildren and the special handmade Christmas presents she made for them each year. She will be missed!
Services will be Friday, Sept. 21, Kaysville 15th Ward Chapel, 555 N. 100 East, Kaysville, with a viewing 10 a.m. Family Prayer will be at 11:45 a.m. with the funeral service at noon A graveside service follows family luncheon. Interment at Lakeview Memorial Park, 1640 Lakeview Dr, Bountiful.
Shirlene was born Sept. 29, 1940, in Elko, NV, to Doris Christina Larsen and John James Stastny. She is survived by her beloved husband of 57 years, Alfred Swainston Cordon; children Shane (Karen); Shauna Ward (Berk); Debra Winger (Tom); Derek (Amy); April Davis (Corey); 28 grandchildren;nine great-grandchildren; sisters Karen and Kathleen; brothers Shelby and Kent; brother-in-law Lavell; and Kenneth Wertz (Analida) and their three children and five grandchildren from Alfred’s first marriage who were always lovingly embraced as part of the family. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Doris Stastny, brother Lyle, sister Lucille, and three infant grandsons.