Shirley Jean Oberhoff Nordt

Shirley Jean Oberhoff Nordt was born in Houston, Texas January 28, 1955, and went to be with her Lord on December 29th 2020.

Shirley was the fourth child born to Albin and Ruby Lee Oberhoff.

Shirley graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School in Houston, Texas and attended the University of Houston.

Shirley married the love of her life, Marvin L (Buddy) Nordt on June 17, 1979. They have two sons; Travis and Taylor. Her greatest joy was her family and the addition of Megan, daughter-in-law and two grandchildren Noah and Hollye made them complete. As a family they loved camping and hunting together. Shirley was active in her church and enjoyed working for Beasley Elementary for 18 years.

Shirley is survived by her husband, Marvin L (Buddy) Nordt, sons, Travis and wife, Megan, and Taylor Nordt; grandchildren Noah and Hollye Nordt; mother Ruby Lee Oberhoff;

brothers Ray Oberhoff and wife, Cheri of Needville, Donald Oberhoff and wife, Elizabeth (Libby) of Georgetown, and sister, Judy Oberhoff Gajeske and husband, Larry of Fredericksburg; Brother-in-law, Billy Nordt and wife, Linda of Rosenberg, TX, lifelong best friends Becky and Randy Meeks of Rosenberg, Sister-in-law, Marion Nordt Jozwiak and husband, Don of Rosenberg. Nieces and nephews: Dale Oberhoff, Kimberly Gajeske Pounds, Dena Oberhoff Dick, Dr. Scott Oberhoff, Mark Oberhoff, Beth Oberhoff Lueckemeyer, Josh Nordt, and Will Nordt.

She is preceded in death by father Albin Oberhoff, In laws William H and Viola Nordt, and Goddaughter Hollye K Meeks.

Visitation will be 4-5 PM Wednesday, January 6, 2021, at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 7615 FM 762, Richmond, TX 77469. A Memorial Service will follow at 5:15 PM.

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Services are under the direction of Garmany & Carden Funeral Directors, 1201 Fourth Street, Rosenberg, TX 77471 (281)342-4671.

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