GROVER HILL, Ohio — Shirley A. Bidlack, 91, of Grover Hill, died at
9:57 a.m. Monday, March 6, 2017, at Vancrest Nursing Home, Van Wert,
She was born July 13, 1925, in Toledo, Ohio, to Viola (Roberts) Thrasher and Dennis Thrasher. Her parents are deceased.
Her husband, R. Paul Bidlack, survives. They were married Oct. 2, 1943.
survivors include her children, Connie (Tom) Baldwin of New Haven,
Indiana, Paulette (Richard) Stemen of Payne, Ohio, Patricia Bidlack of
Grover Hill and Rudy (Ellen) Bidlack of Scott, Ohio; daughters-in-law,
Cheryl Bidlack of Van Wert and Jenni Bidlack of Grover Hill;
grandchildren, Angie Wyss, Shari Hegerfeld, Christie Wright, Broc
Bidlack, Brian Bidlack, Kent Stemen, Cameron Bidlack, Lynn Bidlack, Ryan
Bidlack, Dustin Bidlack and Heather Grant; 28 great-grandchildren, and
She was preceded in death by two
sons, Dennis Bidlack and Jeff Bidlack, a brother, Guy Mansfield, and
sisters, Orpha Collier, Eva Wilson, Nova Scarbrough and one sister who
died in infancy.
She was a homemaker who attended Mandale Church
of Christ, Mandale, Ohio. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting and singing.
She was a graduate of Grover Hill High School.
will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Mandale Church of
Christ, Mandale. The Rev. Don Rogers will officiate. Burial will be in
Middle Creek Cemetery, Grover Hill. Visitation is 2-8 p.m. Friday, March
10, 2017, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van Wert,
and one hour prior to funeral services Saturday at the church.
lieu of flowers, due to flower allergies, the family asks that
memorials be directed to Mandale Church of Christ or Grover Hill EMS.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.alspachgearhart.com.