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Julie Ahring Shofner

of Little Rock, AR, 1957 - 2014

JULIE AHRING SHOFNER, 56, of Little Rock, died Wednesday, March 5 at home surrounded by family after a long bout with cancer. She was preceded in death by her father, William L. Ahring, and is survived by her daughter, Olivia Palombo; husband, Kirby Shofner; her mother, Dorothy Ahring; sister, Deborah Ahring, and husband, Kris Katrosh; brother, Steve Ahring; sister, Tracey Ahring; and an abundance of additional family members and friends.
Many thanks go out to Dr. Lawrence Mendelsohn and staff at LRHO, the tenth floor crew at Baptist Medical Center, the nurses at Baptist Health Hospice care, and her wide circle of friends and extended family, all of whom took such good care of her during her illness.
Please join us for a celebration of Julie's life Tuesday, March 11, 2 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church on Rahling Rd. Gathering to follow. At Julie's request: Please wear colors; black as a last resort. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Care of Arkansas or the Arkansas Foodbank. To sign the online guestbook, go to

Published March 9, 2014

Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth
5800 West 12th Street, Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-661-9111