Stephen Gregory Shockey

July 23, 1947 - July 26, 2021
Jerri Colleen Smith
Jerri Colleen Smith
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Galesburg, KS: Stephen G. Shockey, age 74 of Galesburg, passed away at his home at 1:55 AM on Monday, July 26, 2021.

Stephen was born on July 23, 1947 in Wichita, KS to Virginia (McElroy) Dittman, and graduated from Wichita North High School. He enlisted with the US Navy and served our country until retiring after 20 years of service. Most recently, he worked as a monument sandblaster for Wilbert Funeral Services in Parsons.

He was united in marriage with Madaline Hoge (Sale) Shockey on January 23, 1987. She survives of the home.

Additional survivors include one brother, Dennis Ray Shockey; one daughter, Stephanie L. Shockey-West; one step-daughter, Shannon L. Birmingham; two grandchildren, Taylor R. West and Jamie West; and two step-grandchildren, Brooke Noel Osborn and Triston Osborn.

Mr. Shockey has been entrusted to Derfelt Funeral Home of Oswego for cremation. No services are planned at this time. Online condolences may be expressed at