ESCANABA - Shirley H. St. Cyr, 81 of 2701 1st Ave. S., Escanaba, passed away Friday morning, Aug. 2, 2013, at the St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba.
Shirley was born Dec. 4, 1931, in Escanaba the daughter of Simon and Myrtle (Anderson) Wellman.
Shirley was a home/health care provider for many years in the area until her retirement. She was a member of the St. Anne Catholic Church, Escanaba VFW 2998 and a RSVP volunteer. Her hobbies included cooking, baking, playing cards and knitting.
Shirley H. St. Cyr
Shirley was a loving, caring and giving person. She loved to spend time with her family especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Shirley will be greatly missed by all her family and many friends.
Survivors include: sons, David (Patricia) St. Cyr of Gladstone and Donald (Alberta) St. Cyr Sr. of Wilson; brother, John (Marilyn) Wellman of Brampton; sisters, Merley Jensen of Escanaba and Betsy (Tom) Lancour of Escanaba; sisters-in-law, Rita Wellman of Wells and Beverly Wellman of Escanaba; grandchildren, Janelle (Jessie) Brown, Utah, Myron (Maria) St.Cyr, Florida, Donald St.Cyr Jr, Jamie (Ashley) St.Cyr, William (Rose) St.Cyr, all of Wilson; 11 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents, her husband, William, on April 3, 1971; daughter, Deborah Anne on May 31, 1965; sisters, Eleanor, Vivian, Joyce; brothers, Clayton, Harvey, William and Robert preceded Shirley in death.
Shirley's family will receive friends on Thursday, Aug. 8, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the St. Anne Catholic Church in Escanaba. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. with Rev. Fr. Fran DeGroot officiating. Luncheon will follow in the St. Anne Parish Hall. Burial will follow at the Gardens of Rest Cemetery in Wells, Mich.
The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the St. Cyr family. Please visit www.skradskifuneralhomes.com where you can express your sympathy to the St. Cyr family.