Shirley Jean Nentwig

Oscoda, Michigan
June 22, 1941 - August 26, 2020


The family plans a private interment at a later date.

Obituary Notice

79, of Oscoda, MI passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at Tawas St. Joseph Health System. Shirley was born in Detroit June 22, 1941 to Eugene and Ruth Dow. She married her late husband, Richard Nentwig, June 26, 1996. Shirley retired at 55 years old following a 32 year civil service career. She loved to crochet and go “RVing” with her husband. Shirley is survived by her loving sisters, Mary L. Bayer and Catherine J. Delong. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and brothers Jim and Robert Dow. The family plans a private interment at a later date. You may offer your condolences online at


Shirley had a special place in my heart. I only wish I could have helped her more on her journey since Richard's passing. I know she loved him and missed him so much. I have to believe they are now together where she wanted to be. She will be missed but never forgotten.
— Janet Nentwig
My Dearest Shirley., I just heard of your passing .,, my heart is broken ., you we’re like a second Mom to me ., always there for me since I was 8 years old , always came over and had cookies and tea , always had pop for me lol since mom didn’t buy it for us kids lol 😁 always came over on our birthdays and my kids birthdays 🍰 I wish I had been there for you these last ten years ,but Georgia is a long drive 😭 soo glad I was able to see you this last visit even though it was short it’s always special to me to see you ., I will always love and miss you dearly Aunty Shirley ❤️❤️❤️ Say hi to shorty and Rich for me ❤️❤️
— Angela Flanagan

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