Shirley Jane Mathews, 82, Mitchell

Shirley Jane Mathews of Madison Heights, Michigan, formerly of Mitchell, passed away Tuesday, July 28th, at her residence at the age of 82.

Born in 1927 in Mitchell to parents William and Cleo Trinkle, Shirley had been married to Robert Lewis Mathews since 1948, was a homemaker, a graduate of Mitchell High School in the class of 1945, and was a member of First United Church in Warren, Michigan.
She is survived by four children; Nancy Comerford and her husband John, Richard Mathews and his wife Barbara, Todd Mathews and his wife Karen, Carol Kolesar and her husband Donald; ten grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents and husband. Services will be held Saturday, August 1st, at 2:00 PM in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with burial to follow in Mitchell Cemetery.
Visitation is Saturday from noon until the services at 2:00 PM at Chastain Funeral Home.