Shirley Blank(1936 - 2014)

Blank, Shirley Mae

Shirley Mae Blank, 77, of Neenah, residing in Kiel, passed away late Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center following a life of being loved and giving love.

Shirley was born July 16, 1936 in Neenah, WI to Ray and Lizzy (Hein) Marsh.

She and Gerald B. Blank were united in marriage August 31, 1957 in Neenah. He preceded her in death on August 12, 2003.

Shirley is survived by her children, Marty (Lori) Blank and Kathryn (Jim Hoderny) Blank; various grandchildren as well as great-grandchildren; and her partners-in-crime, Sue, Judy and Linda.

In addition to her husband, Shirley was preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey Jon Blank.

A memorial picnic is planned for sometime Mid-Summer 2014. Details will be disclosed at a later date.

To light a candle and/or sign the guestbook in memory of Shirley, visit


Funeral Home

Ballhorn Chapels
1201 N 8th Street Sheboygan, WI 53081
(920) 457-4455

Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Mar. 30, 2014