Barbara Shannon

POWERS — Barbara Shannon, 73, of Whispering Pines West, Powers, passed away Friday evening Oct. 13, 2017 at the Pinecrest Medical Care Facility in Powers.

Barbara was born June 30, 1944 in Gladstone the daughter of Phillip and Bernadette (Roberts) Shannon.

Survivors include 4 sisters, Maxine (Harold) Wellman of Escanaba, Kathy (Dennis) Wellman of Escanaba, Colleen (Mike) Balenger of Gladstone and Nancy (Derwith) Carlson of Escanaba. Many nieces and nephews also survive.

In addition to her parents, her sisters Beverly Goodchild and Marilyn Williams and brother Phillip Shannon Jr. preceded Barbara in death.

Private graveside services will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 at the ­Fernwood Cemetery in Gladstone.

The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the family. Please visit ­ where you can express your sympathy to the family.