Shinners, Elizabeth N. "Liz" PHD (Née Nash) Passed away surrounded by her family on August 23, 2013, at age 61. Lovingly survived by her husband Michael K. Shinners DDS. Beloved mother of Erin and Colin Shinners and soon to be son-in-law Robert Devenport. Cherished daughter of Holly (the late William) Nash. Dear sister of Nancy (Ken) Wilkowski and Susan (Michael) Czebotar. She is further survived by other family and friends. Liz graduated from the University of Wisconsin
Madison and got her PHD from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Medical Microbiology. She has been a professor for almost 30 years teaching at Marquette University in the Department of Biomedical Sciences. Liz was a wonderful mother who truly loved her husband and children and she will be shining down on her daughter's special day; her love lives on within her friends and family. Memorial gathering on Tuesday, August 27, 2013, from 4 PM until the time of service at 7 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions intended for the Bone Marrow Transplant Program at Medical College of Wisconsin.