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December 1, 2022

11/8/2022 7:09:00 AM
Shackelford, Gale Lynn

Gale Lynn Shackelford, age 65 of Dodgeville, passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 2, 2022 in Mineral Point, WI.

Gale was born in Dodgeville to Harold and Darlene (Hodge) Arndt on September 20, 1957. She married Robert Shackelford on June 28, 1978, and together they had seven amazing children. She loved having a full house with a lot of love and laughter. Gale cherished making beautiful memories with her children and grandchildren. She loved watching her family grow.
Gale will be remembered by her bright smile and contagious laughter.

Gale was preceded in death by her parents, Harold on August 9, 2000 and Darlene on May 21, 2012; and other family members. She is survived by her children: Saprina Shackelford, Dodgeville, WI; Robert Shackelford, Jr., Dodgeville, WI; Bobby (Rachelle Juedes) Shackelford, Rewey, WI; Pamela (Johnny) Harrison, Lone Rock, WI; Tony (Jeanette Cowles) Shackelford, Dodgeville, WI; Michael Shackelford, Dodgeville, WI; and Dillon Shackelford, Cobb, WI. Grandchildren: T.J. (Jade Mason) McCluskey, Lilliann Thormann; Tyler and Domanyc Shackelford; Alysha, Jordyn, Seanna, and Hope Grimm; Donavyn and Gracie Harrison; Dallas Starr; and, Anthony and Ethan Shackelford; and great-grandson Grayson Shackelford. Gale is further survived by her siblings: June Cannon, Florida; Debbie (Dennis) Miller, Arena, WI; Julie (Gary) Miller, Dodgeville, WI; Cindy Polkinghorn, Mineral Point, WI; Tammy Schwichtenberg, Dodgeville, WI; Patricia (Brett) Crook, Dodgeville, WI; Joette (Jon) Runkle, Darlington, WI; Darlene (Jim) Wagner, Dodgeville, WI; and Harold (Jane) Arndt, Dodgeville, WI; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2022 at 12:00 Noon at Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home, Dodgeville. Pastor Christina Droste will officiate with burial at East Side Cemetery to follow. Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday, November 11, 2022 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM, and again on Saturday from 11:00 AM until the time of the service. Following Gale's burial, the celebration of her life will continue with a luncheon at the Dodgerbowl. The Lulloff-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences can be made at

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