Shelley L. Ventris


Shelley L. Ventris age 46 of Fremont passed away Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at Nebraska Methodist Hospital in Omaha.


Shelley was born March 16, 1973 in Fremont to Michael, Sr. and Deborah (Dather) Lackey.  She is a lifelong Fremont resident and was a 1992 graduate of Fremont Senior High School.  Shelley married Samuel (Sam) Ventris on July 3, 2004 in Fremont. She worked as a CNA/Med Aide for several area nursing homes in and around Fremont and Valley, NE.


Shelley liked riding motorcycles and rode for the Ride to Cure Cancer Poker Run & Benefit several times.  She also rode for Scleroderma Research and was a member of the Gastroparesis Support Group.


Shelley is survived by her husband, Sam Ventris; parents, Michael, Sr. and Deborah Lackey: sons, Samuel Ventris, III (Katlyn) all of Fremont and Luke Ventris (Tiffany)  of Cedar Bluffs, NE; daughters, Elizabeth Mae Ventris of Omaha, Justina D. Ventris of IA and Victoria Rose Applebee (Dylan) of Fremont; brothers, Michael Lackey, Jr. (Deann) and Jeff Lackey (Sami) all of Fremont; 17 grandchildren and mother-in-law, Gladys Ventris of Beemer, NE.


She was preceded in death by her grandparents.


Celebration of Life Service will be 10:30 A.M., Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at Moser Memorial Chapel in Fremont.  Rev. Leland Foreman will officiate.  Memorial visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 A.M., prior to the service on Tuesday.


Memorials are suggested to the FurEver Home Inc. in Fremont.


Online condolences may be left at:


Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 N. Somers Ave.  Fremont, NE  68025  402-721-4490.