Shirley was born Nov. 7, 1913 in Cherokee, to Howard and Luella Reddington Krout. She attended Cherokee schools and graduated from Wilson High School.
She married Harry Rasmussen on March 2, 1932 in Sioux City. The couple farmed in the Silver Creek Township of Ida for over 30 years before retiring and moving to Galva in 1975.
Shirley enjoyed working with the Church Circles and belonging to the Galva Civic Club, where she was a lifetime member.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harry; two sons, Harry Jr. and Richard; a son-in-law Don Haselhoff; a great-grandson Brandon Jennings; and five sisters.
Shirley is survived by her daughter, Jean Haselhoff of Cherokee; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and one sister.
Online condolences can be made at nicklasdjensenfh.com.