Sue Shreves

Sue Ellen Shreves was born July 29, 1948, in Lawrence, Kan., to Leslie and Gladys “Sally” (Benjamin) Murray.  Sue grew up in Lawrence, graduating from Lawrence High. She married her high school sweetheart, Dennis Shreves, while he was on leave from the U.S. Air Force May 26, 1967. 
When Dennis received his discharge they settled down in Lindsborg, Kan. Sue worked at a few places in Lindsborg, but her favorite was the senior center. 
Sue and Dennis moved to the Black Hills of South Dakota in 1995. While there, she worked at Wind Cave National Park as the assistant manager at the Black Hills Parks and Forest Assoc for many years.
Sue died Wednesday, May 27, 2020. She was 71.
Sue is survived by her husband, Dennis of Hot Springs, S.D.; son, Chris (Tim Sime) Shreves of Rapid City, S.D.; two daughters, Stephanie (Peter) Durette of Richmond, Va., and Sarah (Seth) Chaikin of Garden City, Mo., grandchildren,  Topher, Eli, Ceci, AB and Alice; her BFF Mary Laycock; her spaniel mix, Lucy; and two sisters; Evelyn (GC) Dean and Judy Crissler, both of Socorro, N.M.
A memorial will be established to Black Hills Parks and Forest Association.
Friends may sign her online guest register at

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