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Shirley Mae Volz

Shirley Mae Volz

Shirley Mae (nee Schaefer) Volz, 88, of Milan passed away Saturday, June 25, 2022 at Ripley Crossing in Milan. Shirley was born on Saturday, December 9, 1933 in Batavia, Ohio; daughter of Herbert and Mary Evangeline (Verkamp) Schaefer. Shirley married her true love, Bob Volz on November 4, 1961. Shirley was a member of the St. Pius Catholic Church and St. Pius Alter Society. She was a beautician in Sunman and worked for Home Care. Shirley loved going to yard sales and playing bingo. She enjoyed putting paint on anything and everything and enjoyed helping people. She dearly loved her nieces and nephews.

Shirley will be missed by her husband Bob Volz of Milan; sister Patricia Swing (Patrick) of Jackson, Ohio; sister-in-law Rosalind Schafer of Batavia, Ohio; several nieces and nephews. Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, Herb and Mary Schafer, brothers Stan and Jerry Schaefer, and sisters Mary Alice Hanawalt and Ruth Fritz.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, July 8, 2022 at 10:00 at the St. Pius Cemetery, 7924 N County Road 500 E, Sunman, IN 47041 with Father Frank Eckstein officiating. Memorials may be given in honor of Shirley to the Milan Food Pantry. Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements, Box 243, Milan, IN 47031, (812)654-2141. Please visit their website at to share your condolences and memories of Shirley.