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Wendy Sue Shafer

January 22, 1963 — May 21, 2024

St. Helen, MI

Wendy Sue Shafer, age 61, passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2024, in West Branch, MI.  She was born on January 22, 1963, in Michigan City, IN. She was known for her infectious laughter and was recognized as a caring and loving individual by everyone who crossed her path.
 
Wendy had a deep love for her family and enjoyed spending quality time with her grandchildren. Her warm presence and kind heart touched the lives of many. The last three weeks of her life she accepted Jesus and was baptized.
 
Wendy is survived by her children: Katelyn Near & Jay Perry, James and Nancy Fournier, Lisa Fournier, Michael Fournier Jr. & Jessica Carman; grandchildren: Colin Fournier, Kade Perry, Brynden Smith, Skylar Smith, Jasmyn Botkins, Jaydon Botkins, and Damien Ulicki; mothers: Leota Acoin and Kathleen Shafer; siblings: Carl Shafer Jr., Linda and Scott Peters, Daniel Shafer Sr., Kathy and Rick Vantroostenberghe Sr.; along with many nieces and nephews.
 
She is preceded in death by her father Carl Shafer Sr., sister in law Jeannie Shafer, and nephews Jeremy Shafer and Daniel Shafer III.

Visitation at Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Home in West Branch will begin on Wednesday, May 29, 2024, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 12:00 p.m.  Father Emmanuel Finbarr will officiate. Burial at Edwards Township Cemetery will follow the service.

Memorial contributions can be made to the children.

Online condolences can be shared at www.steuernolmclaren.com
 
Wendy Sue Shafer's presence will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of knowing her. May she rest in peace while her memory lives on in the hearts of those who loved her dearly.

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Visitation

Wednesday, May 29, 2024

10:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Homes - West Branch

109 E Houghton Ave
West Branch, MI 48661

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, May 29, 2024

12:00 - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Homes - West Branch

109 E Houghton Ave
West Branch, MI 48661

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Burial

Wednesday, May 29, 2024

1:30 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Edwards Township Cemetery

Greenwood Road
West Branch, MI 48661

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