Verna Frances (Reisman) Hinshaw

Verna Frances (Reisman) Hinshaw, age 82, died Saturday, May 10, 2014 at an Oklahoma City hospital after a time of declining health.

Verna Frances (Reisman) Hinshaw

Verna was born May 21, 1931 at Mustang to Vern and Rosie (Long) Reisman. She grew up on a farm near Mustang and was a 1948 graduate of Mustang High School. She lived her entire adult life in Oklahoma City, working first at the lunch counter at Sheen Drug (later Veazey Drug), A & L Knot, Cain’s Coffee and Robinson Jewelers. She retired in the late 1980s as office manager for Dr. Paul Mitchell. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Yukon and was active in the “Young at Heart” Sunday School Class.

Verna was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bruce; her infant twin brothe,r Vern, Jr.; and one sister, Phyliss.

Survivors include two sons, Ricky Hinshaw and wife Jamie and Steve Hinshaw, all of Yukon; three daughters, Carol Semtner and husband Richard of Oklahoma City, Dot Hill and husband Chris and Sue Baker, both of Yukon. Also by 15 grandchildren; 33 great- grandchildren; two brothers, Leon Reisman and wife Maria and Billy Ray Reisman and wife Ivy, all of Mustang; three sisters, Marjorie McDowell of Mustang, Shirley Mitchell and husband Dr. Paul of Frisco, Texas and Ann Peckman of Chandler, AZ.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 15 at Trinity Baptist Church in Yukon, with interment following at Mustang Cemetery, under the direction of McNeil’s Mustang Funeral Service, Mustang, Oklahoma. Online condolences may be made at

« (Previous Post)