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Shelley S. Zawacki-Boggess, 51, of Columbia City, passed away at 4:38 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at her home. Born Nov. 10, 1961, in Whitley County, she was the daughter of Bill L. Maloney and Marilyn R. (Yeatts) Maloney-Schafer.
Born and raised in the Churubusco area, she moved to Chicago in 1985 where she lived for 23 years before moving to Florida for two years and finally returning to Whitley County.
She graduated from Churubusco High School with the Class of 1981. She formerly worked for Wildman Harrold Allen Dixon Law Firm and Spectra Marketing both of Chicago. On Jan. 5, 2010, she married John W. Boggess in Columbia City. She was a member of Columbia City United Methodist Church.
Surviving relatives include her brothers, Jeff Maloney of Larwill and Scott Maloney of Lebanon. She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Fredric Zawacki and second husband, John W. Boggess.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, at 10 a.m. with Pastor David Arnold officiating at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Dr., Columbia City. The burial will be at a later date at St. Mary Cemetery, Chicago.
Memorials may be given in memory of Shelley to Northeast Indiana Cancer Services. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Visit www.demoneygrimes.com to send family condolences or sign the online guest register book.