Obituary Listings

Shirley Mae Bader
There are condolences waiting approval on Shirley's Tribute wall
Obituary for Shirley Mae Bader

Shirley Mae Bader, 89, lifetime Lapeer resident, died Sunday February 18, 2018. She was born March 18, 1928 in Lapeer to parents John and Evelyn (Stroup) Weir. Shirley married Calvin Bader on October 7, 1946 in Toledo, OH.

Mrs. Bader was a telephone operator at the former Oakdale Center, Lapeer, retiring in 1987. She really enjoyed traveling, biking, gardening and playing cards. Walking was an important pastime of Shirley’s, she even did the Mackinac Bridge walk 8 times. She enjoyed being a member, as well as the ladies in the Order of the Eastern Star, Lapeer. She loved giggling through stories of her ‘brush with fame’; one that she was the first runner up on the former t.v. program “Queen for a Day,” she met Don Ho and danced with Guy Lombardi. Shirley loved her family and will be missed.

Mrs. Bader is survived by her children: Ron (Annette) Bader of Hudson, IN, Vicki Kelley of Lapeer, Terry (Kathy) Bader of Marine City, Karen (Les) Redmond of Lapeer, Kevin (Christena) Bader of Hayden, AL, 30 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren, siblings: Dwight Weir of Lapeer and Sandra Diehl of FL. She was preceded in death by her husband: Calvin (in 2015), great-grandchild: Peter Ziegler, sister: Eleanor Balch as well as her parents.

Shirley’s visitation will be 2-8pm Wednesday at Muir Brothers Funeral Home, Lapeer, with an Eastern Star service at 7:00PM Wednesday night. Her funeral service will be 11:00am Thursday February 22, 2018 at Muirs, officiated by Pastor Drew Jolly. Burial will be in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Lapeer

Memorial contributions may be made to the Oder of the Eastern Star (1685 N. Saginaw St., Lapeer 48446). Condolences and memories may be shared at MuirBrothersLapeer.com


Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

21

Feb

2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Muir Brothers Funeral Home

1021 S Lapeer Road
Lapeer, MI 48446

Memorial Service

Wednesday

21

Feb

7:00 PM
Muir Brothers Funeral Home

1021 S Lapeer Road
Lapeer, MI 48446

Eastern Star Memorial

Visitation

Thursday

22

Feb

10:00 AM - 10:55 AM
Muir Brothers Funeral Home

1021 S Lapeer Road
Lapeer, MI 48446

Service

Thursday

22

Feb

11:00 AM
Muir Brothers Funeral Home

1021 S Lapeer Road
Lapeer, MI 48446

Cemetery Details

Location

Mt. Hope Cemetery

Adams St.
Lapeer, MI

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.