Shanquail Ropers-Keith, 32, of Chappell, formerly of North Platte, died Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 at the Garden County Hospital in Oshkosh.
Shanquail was born July 18, 1987 to Vivian Anderson and Joseph Ropers at North Platte and was later adopted by Judith Keith in 2003. Shanquail grew up in North Platte and was raised in the Catholic Church.
She graduated from Maxwell High School in 2006 and later had a son, Michael, who was her best joy in life. In 2013 Shanquail met Allen Rankin and they have been sharing their lives together in Chappell ever since.
Shanquail loved dogs, playing Shanghai card games and video games, and listening to music. She also loved spending time with her family, especially making monthly trips to her brother’s house in North Platte to spoil her nieces with gifts.
She leaves behind her best friend, Allen Rankin of Chappell; son, Michael and brother, Kailin (Patricia) Williams, both of North Platte; father, Joseph Ropers of Anselmo; adopted mother, Judith Keith of Washington; nieces, Lorena and Isabel; as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, and other family.
Shanquail was preceded in death by her mother, Vivian Anderson; sister, Elizabeth Ropers; aunt, Marie; and uncles, Vic and Mike.
Cremation was chosen. Memorial service will be on Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 10 a.m. at Odean Colonial Chapel, which is in charge of arrangements, with Fr. Josh Brown officiating.
The memorial book may be signed at odeanchapel.com or prior to the service.