Shirley Ann Paul, age 87, of Gaylord, passed away on Thursday, January 13, 2022.
She was born to Karl and Geraldine (Hall) Schoenegge, on October 7, 1934, in Sandusky, Ohio.
Shirley was an avid University of Michigan fan. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary for over 50 years. Shirley was a lifetime member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary and was the past president. She also enjoyed volunteering for the Lions Club.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Earl Dean Paul.
Shirley is survived by her children, Debbie Paul of Gaylord, MI, Karla Shearer of Sturgis, MI, Sherie Volmar of Gaylord, MI, Kevin Paul of Gaylord, MI, and Beth (Joshua) Workman of Bonita Springs, FL; 12 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, January 18, 2022, at 1:00 p.m., at the Nelson Funeral Home, 135 N. Center Ave., Gaylord, MI, 49735. Visitation will begin at noon until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS, 66675.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.