LaPierre, Shirley J., Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2010, at Covenant HealthCare - Harrison. She was 78 years old. Shirley J. DeBolt was born on February 12, 1932, in Saginaw, Michigan, to the late Claude and Dorothy Susan (Staver) DeBolt. She married Donald E. LaPierre on September 4, 1948, in Saginaw, Michigan; he preceded her in death on April 24, 1992. Shirely was employed by and retired from Illinois Shade. Surviving are two sons and two daughters: Pam LaPierre of Pontiac, Joseph (Sue) LaPierre of Carrollton, Don (Becky) LaPierre of Saginaw, and Bonnie (Rick) Opalewski of Winter Haven, Florida; 12 grandchildren; and 16 great grandchildren. Shirley was preceded in death by two grandchildren: Matthew Jon Opalewski and Kelly Kintner; and a sister, Betty DeBolt. Following Shirley’s wishes cremation has taken place and no serves have been planned. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to a charity of the donor’s choice. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family through