Shirley Babcock Willis, age 83, of Three Rivers, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. She was born on March 4, 1936 in Cass County, Michigan the daughter of Weston and Iva (Wise) Persing.
Shirley is preceded in her passing by her parents, husbands: Douglas Babcock in 1989 and Willard Willis in 2002.
She leaves to cherish her memory her children: Corwin (Brenda) Babcock, Steven (Tamara) Babcock, and Eugene (Brent) Babcock; grandchildren: Clayton Babcock, Lucy (Dennis) Bell, Nicki (John) Graham, Tara Babcock, Kody (Josie) Babcock, and Brittny Babcock; two great grandchildren; siblings: Wayne (Carol) Persing and Jacklyn (Richard) Wilkes.
In accordance with the family’s wishes cremation has taken place and private services will be held at a later date.
Memorials made in Shirley’s memory may be directed to The St. Joseph County Animal Rescue Fund. Envelopes are available at Hohner Funeral Home.