Alice F Shellenbarger
May 27, 1929 - January 26, 2020
Thursday, January 30, 2020 from 10 am to 12 noon at Hale First United Methodist Church
Hale First United Methodist Church
12 Noon, Thursday, January 30, 2020
Alice F. Shellenbarger, age 90, of Hale, MI, passed away on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at Hale Creek Manor. She was born on May 27, 1929 in Tawas City, MI to John and Florence (Graves) Dooley. She married Perry Shellenbarger on June 18, 1950 in Hale. She worked numerous jobs over the years. She worked at Wyatt’s Market, the Hale Bakery where she was noted for baking and decorating cakes for all occasions, drove a truck she named “VI”, and was the cashier for her husband’s auctioneering business. She collected dolls, jewelry, coins, built furniture and did upholstering. She and Perry both called and taught square dancing over the years.
Alice is survived by her sons, Elite (Nancy) Shellenbarger of Hale, Plynn (Karol) Shellenbarger of Hale, Keyno (Karen) Shellenbarger of East Lansing, Tyson (Terri) Shellenbarger of Hale, Kyle (Jamie) Shellenbarger of Rapid City, 11 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; sister, Wilma Ruckle of Hale; many nieces and nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Perry; and sister, Ila Katterman.
Visitation will take place on Thursday, January 30, 2020 from 10 am to 12 noon at the Hale First United Methodist Church, 201 W. Main in Hale. Services will be at noon with Pastor Melvin Leach officiating at the church. Interment will follow at the Esmond-Evergreen Cemetery in Hale. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com.