Shope, Carol Ann, Carrollton, Michigan

Passed away Friday, February 05, 2010, at her home.  Age 72 years.  The daughter of the late Dea and Esta (Miller) Buckland was born June 18, 1937 in Toledo, Ohio.  She married Elmer E. Shope, August 4, 1985. He survives her.  She was a member of Old Town Christian Outreach. She attended a Parkinson’s support group, was a Girl Scout Leader during the 1980’s and loved to cook.  Surviving besides her husband, Elmer, are five children and their spouses, David and Micalene Faller, Saginaw, MI: John and Diane Faller, Bay City, MI; William and Becky Faller, Saginaw, MI; Laura and Kevin Hegenauer, Bay City, MI; Karen and David Kovach, Elkhart, IN; three stepchildren and their spouses, Debra and Doug Elder, Gagetown, MI; Jean and Mark Hutchinson, TN; John Shope, Pigeon, MI; seventeen grandchildren, Nick, Ben, Stephanie, Cameron, Jessica, Alyssa, Rebecca, Jack, Danielle, Jennifer, Matt, Mike, Brandon, Mark, Andrew, Clinton, and Brock; a brother and sister-in-law, Allen and Norann Buckland, Mt. Pleasant, MI; a nephew, Robert Buckland.  The funeral service will take place at 7:00 p.m. Monday, February 8, 2010, at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel 4480 Mackinaw Road.  Rev. Dave Wilczynski will officiate with cremation to follow. Friends may call at the Chapel from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Parkinson’s Foundation.