Shirley Klinger

Obituary of Shirley Klinger

Adrian – Shirley Jean Klinger, age 74, of Adrian passed away on Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at Hospice of Lenawee. She was born on May 10, 1947, in Hudson, the daughter of James and Grace (Maxson) Curtis. On December 6, 1969, in Rollin, she married Bruce Klinger Sr. and he preceded her in death on April 5, 2004. Shirley enjoyed watching movies, listening to music, cooking, baking, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


In addition to her mother, Grace, Shirley is survived by her two sons, Bruce (Holly) Klinger and Brian Klinger; five grandchildren, Bruce Klinger III, Brandon Klinger, Brittany Taylor, Jessica Soules, and Justin Kusch; three great-grandchildren, Skarlette and William Taylor and Dominic Klinger; one brother, Donald (Cathy) Curtis; two sisters, Joan Wakefield and Judy (Bill) Dillon. In addition to her husband and her father, she was preceded in death by her brother, Steve Curtis.


A private graveside service for Shirley has already taken place at Leonardson Cemetery.  A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, November 28, 2021, from 1-4 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.


You may send condolences to the family at Memorial Contributions may be given to the family for future designation. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.



Memorial Gathering

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, November 28, 2021
Anderson-Marry Funeral Home - Adrian Chapel
3050 West Beecher Rd.
Adrian, Michigan, United States
(517) 265-3312