Shirley J. Othic, 89, Marceline, died Saturday July 20, 2013, at Pioneer Skilled Nursing Center, Marceline.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. today, July 22, 2013, in St. Bonaventure Cemetery with Father Jerry Kaimann officiating.
Memorials to the Activity Fund at Pioneer Skilled Nursing Center may be left at or mailed to Delaney Funeral Home, 1720 N. Missouri Ave., Marceline, Mo. 64658.
Shirley was born June 3, 1924, in Brookfield, daughter of Wylie and Winifred (Maxwell) Baker. She married Michael C. (Micky) Othic on June 3, 1944, in Marceline. He preceded her in death on April 14, 2008.
Shirley had worked at Pischels, Maxwell Publishing, and Consolidated Enterprises and also raised dogs. She was a member of the St. Bonaventure Catholic Church, Marceline, and an area resident all her life.
Survivors include three sons and their wives, John and Nora Othic, Brookfield, and Stephen and Debi Othic and Scot and Kimberly Othic, all of Marceline; five grandchildren, Dr. Julia Emerson, Samantha Anderson, Justin Cocke, Michael Othic, and John Othic; and six great-grandchildren, Roshan Talusani, Quintin and Reagan Emerson, Rory and Emme Anderson, and Kaydence Cocke.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; a son Michael D. Othic; and grandson Stephen Wayne Othic.