Shirley Themm, age 92, of Almont, MI passed away on Saturday, August 28, 2021 in Tequesta, FL. Shirley was born on April 23, 1929 in Flint, MI.
She was the daughter of Alva and Daisy (Yancer) Richards. Shirley grew up in Flint and moved to Almont when she was thirteen. She graduated from Almont High School in 1947.
She was married to Don Themm on December 20, 1947. Don passed away in 2016. They have five children, David (Shelly) Themm of Imlay City, Peggy (Dennis) Campbell of Tequesta, FL, Marcy (Gary) Kogut of Clarksville, TN, Kim (Steve) Schuster of Otter Lake and Terry Themm who preceded her in death. They have 10 grandchildren, Melody, Alisyn (Ryan), Davis (Melissa), Dustin, Jamie (Jason), Carly, Brandon (Whitney), Max, Lena and Maggie. They have 11 great-grandchildren, Jessie, Jason, Jude, Keegan, Luke, Cason, Nathan, Makinley, Morgan, Graham and Tenley.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Harry Richards; sisters-in-law, Marge Richards, Kay Themm and Nancy Randall; and brothers-in-law, Fran Themm and Richard Randall. She is survived by her brother-in-law, Chuck Themm; and sister-in-law, Tina Themm. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews and friends.
Shirley loved to read, sew and bake when she wasn’t busy raising her children or enjoying her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 8 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Muir Brothers of Almont, with a memorial service immediately following.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial contributions to the Almont Public Library in lieu of flowers.
Funeral arrangements handled by Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Almont. She will be laid to rest at Ferguson’s Cemetery with her husband, Don; and son, Terry.
Please be sure to sign the online register book at muirbrothers.com.