Skuczas, Shirley Janice, Merrill, Michigan

Passed away Monday, September 24, 2012, at Covenant- Cooper. Age 74 years. The daughter of the late Carl and Florence (Wilt) Jeschke was born December 2, 1937 in Saginaw, Michigan, living in Merrill all of her life. She married Thomas Anthony Skuczas, June 5, 1954. He passed away January 5, 2007. She was a member of St. John Ev. Lutheran Church, Hemlock. She was employed by Production Machine of Alma, retiring at the age of 65. She enjoyed her lawn, gardening and flowers. Surviving are three children and their spouses, Barbara and Dale Earle, Merrill, MI; Keith and Ann Skuczas, Hemlock, MI; Ken and Terri Skuczas, Georgia; fifteen grandchildren, many great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a daughter, Diane Lamina, and a grandson, James Werry. The funeral service will take place on Friday, September 28, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel in Merrill. Rev. Phil Bigelow will officiate with cremation to follow. Friends may call at the Chapel from 2:00 p.m. Friday until the time of the funeral service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the American Cancer Society or the family.