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Shirley J. Claxton

August 31, 1937 December 29, 2017
Shirley J. Claxton
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Obituary for Shirley J. Claxton

Age 80 of Owosso passed away Friday, December 29, 2017 at McLaren Hospital of Flint.

Funeral services will be held 5pm, Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Nelson-House Funeral Homes-Owosso Chapel with Pastor Marlene Webster officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 1pm until the time of service.

Shirley was born August 31, 1937 in Laingsburg, the daughter of Garnett and Rosa (Ward) Putnam.

She graduated from Laingsburg High School and was a proud lifetime member of the V.F.W. Shirley was an avid Michigan State fan and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandson.

She married Eugene E. Claxton in Owosso on August 29, 1975; he predeceased her August 1, 2008.

Shirley worked at Strawstine's for many years.

Shirley is survived by her granddaughter April (Crystal) Krepp; daughter Tammy Wiegel; son Chris Wiegel; step-children Greg (Sheila) Claxton, LuAnn (David) Phelps and Joanne (Victor) Mitisonka; grandson Gregory (Anna) Salava; 1 great-grandson Dallas Krepp; sisters Pearl (Howard) Waterman and Donna (Wayne) Wright; numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family and friends.

She was predeceased by her parents, grandson Keith Wiegel and brothers Burl and Pete Putnam.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice or V.F.W. Auxiliary.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at Nelson-House.com.


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Visitation

Wednesday

3

Jan

1:00 PM 1/3/2018 1:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 1/3/2018 5:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

Service

Wednesday

3

Jan

5:00 PM 1/3/2018 5:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States
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