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Shirley Fritz

June 21, 1941 — November 19, 2022

Shirley Ann Fritz, age 81, passed away Saturday, November 19, 2022. She was born in Grand Rapids, MI to the late Lamoyne and Ella (Garvey) Duncan. She is preceded in death by her sisters Barbara Brown and Patricia Berdan. Shirley enjoyed quilting, gardening, traveling, and spending time with her grandchildren. She will be deeply missed by her husband of 60 years Ronald Fritz; children, Ronald II (Kerry) Fritz, Heather Fritz(David Stinson); grandchildren, Parker (Alexis) Fritz, Brady Fritz, Delaney Fritz, Cooper Stinson, Callie Stinson; brothers, David (June) Duncan, Kenneth (Mary) Duncan; brothers-in-law Richard “Dick” Fritz, Michael Brown, and Lloyd Berdan, as well as several nieces and nephews. In keeping with her wish cremation has taken place. Burial will take place in Marne cemetery. Online condolences may be left on her tribute wall at

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Coopersville, 616-837-8161

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