Shirley Lorraine Granger, age 82 of Richland, died Tuesday January 1, 2019 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. Shirley was born on May 8, 1936 to Leonard and Helen Jensen in Gaylord, Michigan. On March 29, 1952, she married George A. Granger Jr., who passed in 2003. She found a new life partner in 2008 in Kenneth Nemeth, who passed in December 2017.
Shirley is Survived by; her children, George A. Granger III of Portage, Vicky Wolvin, of Gaylord, Lorri S. Granger, of the Netherlands, Christine (Mike) Mapes, of Grawn, MI, grandchildren, Amy Granger, of Richland, MI, Christopher Granger of Richland MI, David Dalton, of Grand Rapids, MI, Jessica Dalton, of Harrison, MI, Edric (Judith De Lange) Pletting, Aart VerLoren van Themaat, Arjen Pletting, Ywen VerLoren van Themaat, great grandchildren, Oryanna Granger, Arien Edlund, Julian Granger, Zoey Granger, Abigail Boyden, Hunter Piasecki, Robin Pletting, Isis Pletting, Yuna Pletting, Anouk Pletting, Sisters Marlene Hale of Waters, MI, Glada Beneway of Gaylord, MI, brothers Louis (Butch) Jensen of Pelkie, MI, Brother William (Earl) Jensen of Frederick, MI, and many nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, January 7, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. from the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday (January 7) beginning at 1:00 p.m.