Born: December 15, 1952
Died: April 27, 2012
Reser Funeral Home
Michael Jeffrey Shields, age 59, passed away Friday morning, April 27, 2012, at his home in Edwards, Missouri.
Mike was born in Kansas City, Missouri, on December 15, 1952; the son of Ralph Raymond and Frances Atterbury Shields.
He grew up in Kansas City, then moved to the Edwards, Missouri, in the late 1980's.
He was employed as a contractor for United Telephone Company, working on telephone construction projects throughout the area, until he retired in 1995.
He enjoyed hunting,fishing and working with his Coon dogs, with his family and friends. He enjoyed parties and big cookouts with lots of barbeque. He was an avid NASCAR fan and could be found in front of the TV for many of the big races.
Michael is survived by one son, Jeffery Shields, of Edwards, Missouri; one daughter, Ashley Shier, of Warrensburg, Missouri; one granddaughter who is due to be born in eight weeks; his mother, Frances Shields, of Edwards, as well as other relatives and many friends.
Michael Shields will be cremated, and a Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 P.M. Friday evening, at the Reser Funeral Home in Warsaw. A visitation will be held from 6:00 to 7:00 PM Friday, prior to the memorial service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Michael Shields Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.