Eloise Ruth Shuck

Eloise Ruth Shuck, 68, of North Platte passed away in the morning of Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at the North Platte Care Center with her husband by her side.

She was born on May 17, 1951 in Stapleton, Nebraska to Cecil and Marjean (Long) Main.

A talented bowler, Eloise enjoyed various arts and crafts, including cross stitch. She also liked to play cards and could beat anyone at a game of Scrabble.


Eloise’s dying wish was to see her son, Josh, get married. While the wedding was scheduled all along for September 2019, Eloise was granted this wish on May 18 at the care facility she was in. Having had her wish come true, Eloise passed peacefully.


She is survived by her husband, Dan Shuck; sons, Everett and Josh Jones, as well as Josh’s spouse, Stephanie Savage, of Denver, CO.; several siblings and their spouses, James (Karen) Main, Wanda (Brad) Osnes, Janice (Jerry) Kirby, and Brenda (David) Carter; and several nieces, nephews and their young children.


Eloise was preceded in death by her parents.


Memorials may be made in her name and online condolences may be shared at

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home with Chaplain Gary Smith officiating. Burial will follow at the Loup Valley Cemetery near Stapleton. Visitation will be 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Adams & Swanson Funeral Home which is in charge of arrangements.