Shirley A. Hoholik, 74, Escanaba, passed away on Sunday, June 28, 2015 at her home.
She was born in Manistique on August 30, 1940, daughter of the late Otto W. and Anna M. (Marks) Christensen.
Shirley married Sherwood Hoholik on December 22, 1962 at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Manistique.
She received her high school diploma from Escanaba High School in 1966.
Shirley enjoyed reading, knitting, sewing, camping, decorating for all of the holidays, and tending to her tomato plants. She loved to prepare meals for her family spend time with her grandchildren, and especially her great grandson, Jayden. Shirley’s faith in God was very important to her.
She was a member of Christian Women’s Club and St. Joseph and St. Patrick’s Church.
Shirley is survived by her husband, Sherwood; daughters, Sarah (Anthony) Morrison of Gladstone and Sandra (Joseph) Parr of Escanaba; brother, Harry (Beverly) Christensen of Waukesha, WI; grandchildren, Heather Hoholik, Christopher (Chrissy) Parr, Amber Morrison, Stephen Morrison, Anna Morrison, Katelyn Morrison, Kristen Morrison, and Nathaniel Morrison; great grandson, Jayden; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Gloria Jean Halvorson; and many aunts and uncles.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 2, 2015, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Home in Escanaba. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 5 p.m. at St. Joseph and St. Patrick Church with Rev. Eric Olson officiating. A luncheon will follow in the church hall.
Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Hoholik family.