Douglas Shively
  • 48 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 19, 1961
  • Date of passing: Nov 7, 2009
Let the memory of Douglas be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Douglas Shively, 48, born on January 19, 1961 and passed away on November 7, 2009. We will remember him forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 19th January 2016

"Today would have been your 55th Birthday Douglas. January 10, 1961. You & Me Babe! In 1961: Hospitals did not provide birthing rooms nor a private room for me & you and family to wait so that we could experience your grand entrance into this world.The very  beginning of your days & life here on this earth...which lasted only 48 yrs.& 10 months. Your Birthday was the Best Day of My Entire Life a thousand times over! I Miss You So Much!! The Wish I have for Us today & everyday is that we could be celebrating your awesome birth (birthday) together.  Douglas, I love you my precious, incredible, wonderful, beautiful son! With Love for you throughout eternity forever & forever, always in my memory you will be, love without end. Love You! Miss You! Mom xo"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 25th December 2015

"I still cannot believe another Christmas has arrived & you are not here to bring your special love & joy to our hearts. You were always the reason for all our happiness and love and laughter. I miss you so much it hurts.I am forever grateful that God allowed me to be your mother, the most wonderful time in my life.I treasure those precious 48 years and dream of being with you my precious son for eternity in that time of glorious reunion coming soon. I Love You & Miss You Douglas.Mom"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 19th January 2015

"My Beautiful Son....My Heart....My Soul...My Everything. Today you would have been fifty-four years old. I Miss You Each and Every Day, My Birthday Wish for you today is that you are not lonely or afraid and that the Light of God's Eternal Love Lights your way as you journey through the world to come.  I cannot imagine what a Glorious day it will be when I see you again and see you smile, hear your voice and feel your touch. My memories of all things past from the very beginning of your life to the end of it on this earth is where I can close my eyes and know you are near. The new born baby, the little toddler, the young boy, the teenager, the young man, the grown man. All these I cry for and try to be thankful for what years that I did have to share with you. All My Love To You In Heaven. I will see you soon my Amazing Son! Mom xo"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 31st December 2014

"My Darling Douglas, another year has gone by without you. I miss you so much, and dream of the time when I will see you again. It should be
very soon now. I pray to God too reunite us each day. Everyday is so empty and lonely without you! You are the light & very soul of my life. I Miss You and Love You More than words can ever express. Until we meet again my angel. You are the precious miracle of my life. Mom xo"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 25th December 2014

"Douglas my Beautiful Son, here it is the fitfth Christmas without you! I Miss You More Each Day! I never dreamed I could survive without you for such a long, long time. It is said that time is only an illusion, if this be true then we will all be together again with you in our arms very soon. Your wife, your children, your grandchildren, your friends & I think of you with so much love & respect. To think that 25 days from today you would have been having your 54th Birthday. My tears fall like rain. I Love So Much! You live in our hearts, everything we do includes you!
Until that day in The-World-To-Come I will dream of you.Love, Mom xo"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 7th November 2014

"Douglas, it has been 5 years ago today that your beautiful body and presence left this earth. The pain of being here without you is a never  ending sorrow. I think of all the happy times we shared and all the precious memories. I smile when I think of all the fun & love. I look at your children & grandchildren & See You in them. Time is just an illusion so I feel we will be together soon without any of these years apart apparent to us. I Love You So Much My Wonderful Son....Forever Young and Precious! We want you here so much with us. Mom xo"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 19th January 2014

"Fifty-three yrs. ago today the Miracle of Your Birth-The beginning of a Blessing beyond anything I could have ever imagined became everything I could ever
have possibly dream of. The Joy & Love you brought & gave to me was with
me everyday for 48 yrs. & now beyond. You, "The Sunshine of My Life"
will be with me Forever. I Miss You & Love You Beyond Infinity. Mom xo"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 25th December 2013

"12/25/13>My Memories of all the Christmas's we shared will always be a time that I Treasure. So Loving & Happy. From our first Christmas to our last, Forty-Seven of them were not nearly enough! Oh! to see You again.We love you so much! I Miss your Beautiful Face & Wonderful Voice. God Bless You My Son. Life seems so unreal without you. Our hearts ache. I wish we could have You back.  Eternal Love, Mom xo"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 7th November 2013

"How Can This Be, Your Not Here With Me! Before You were Born, I Dreamed of You, I Imagined You, I Prayed for You. I will Always Love You & Miss You. Mom...Even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, the despair of losing our loved one is almost to much for,us to endure. May God always keep you safe. Until I see you again my darling son.You are with me alway"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 6th November 2013

"Douglas - Four years ago November 7, 2009 you were taken. I see your pictures everyday and wish you could be here. I Love You & Miss You So Very Much! My Beautiful Son. Forever Young, Smart, Funny, Amazing, Handsome, Brilliant, Kind & Wonderful. The time will come soon when I shall see you again. Each day I ache to see your smile & hear your voice saying;'"Hi Mom", T'amo xo "PEACE""

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 6th November 2013

"Douglas, it has been 2,462 days since God said; take hold of my hand and come with me. Your heart stopped beating that tragic day when we
lost the most wonderful man in the world. I think of you everyday, and miss you so much! I pray you are resting in the arms of our Lord and
I know I will see you soon again. I Love You! Peace, Mom"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 19th January 2013

"You & Me Babe. In the Beginning, it was just You and Me. Fifty-two years ago on a Winters Day, You Entered this World & brought more Love & more Joy than I could have ever Imagined! Today, Your Birthday, will forever remain the most Glorious of all my Days on Earth. I Miss You My Most Precious & Adored Son. I celebrate the day you were born. Ti Amo, my Enchanted One. I Love You, Mom XO"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 31st December 2012

"It has been 1,150 days since God took you away. There is not a day that passes that I don't cry for you my beautiful son. I look a your pictures & wonder what you would be doing each day. Your family & friends miss you & long to see you again. We wish we could share with you every event in our lives. We will see you again and what a glorious day that will be. I love you & miss you so much!"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 24th December 2012

"In Memory of Douglas this Christmas...In Peace. In Glory. "You Have Become Love" We Miss Your Beautiful Spirit. And your Magnificent Presence Today & Everyday. We hold you in our Hearts.  Until we see you again we remember you with a Love That Never, Ever Ends. May the Lord Bless You & Keep you in Perfect Peace. I Love You So So, Much! I feel lost without you, you my anchor to life.  Mom"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 12th November 2012

"My Darling Douglas..I dreamed a dream of day's gone by, when your smile was so beautiful & you were so close I could touch you whenever I wanted. My soul aches with longing to see you. It has been 1,1001 days since you left us. You are Loved beyond all imagining. My love will always find you. You are never alone. I miss you so much! There will never be a brilliant divine spirit like you."

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 5th November 2012

"When I see you again, I don't know if you well be in your beautiful spirit body as God has promised. When will it be, it has been three years. Each day has been hell without you. My heart aches, the tears fall like rain. Why your sweet body & soul has left this earth I will never comprehend. You are our Everything. You are Love. We Miss You So Much & Pray you are Safe. Love You Forever!"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 25th April 2012

"My Beautiful, Wonderful, Amazing Son it has been 900 days since you left us and we are so lonely without you. Everyday I look at your picture and still cannot imagine you are not coming home.  I miss you so much,
my heart is breaking tonight. I cry for you each & everyday and wish you were here to laugh, and go fishing at Lake Fork as you did every year in March. I Love You So!"

This tribute was added by Megan Shively on 19th January 2012

"Dad, Today is your birthday.. It makes me so sad that you can't be with us to celebrate. So much has happened since you've been gone. Good and bad. I wish I could just spend the day with you. I love you and miss you so much.
    Megan ❤"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 19th January 2012

"My Beautiful Son, everyday you've been away has been so lonesome. I can only imagine the joy we would have had today on this, your 51st birthday. I miss you so very much! Before you were born, I dreamed of you, I imagined you, I prayed for you. And when that day arrived my heart was filled with Love beyond compare. My world is empty without you. I know your safe here in my heart. Love You!"

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 5th November 2011

"My Darling Douglas, 11-06-2011
Two years ago today you spent your very last day on earth, happy & spending time with your family. I remember this day of sweet happiness for you instead of tomorrow when your heart stopped beating. You were taken too soon, I never knew I would have to give you up & let you go. I am never without you. Miss you & love you more ec. day."

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 27th September 2011

"My precious Son, my heart aches for you today and everyday since you left us 689 day ago today, Sept.28, 2011. I thought you would be here forever. It is much to difficult to get through each day when I know I cannot see your beautiful smile & hear your voice. I love you so much."

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 4th July 2011


This tribute was added by Megan Shively on 14th April 2011

"There isn't a day that passes by that i'm not thinking of you. Sometimes it's not even real to me that you are no longer with us. I miss you so much words can't even explain. I love you Dad."

This tribute was added by Sharon Shively on 13th April 2011

"We Remember You In the rising of the sun and in its going down. We remember you in the Wind.We remember you. In the opening of buds and in the rebirth of  spring, We remember you.  In the blueness of the sky & the warmth of summer. We Want You Back."

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