2017-09-21 / Obituaries

Shirley Ackley


Shirley Ackley Shirley Ackley Shirley Ackley, a longtime summer resident of the Les Cheneaux Islands, passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Kingston Residence Memory Care Unit in Marion, Ohio. She was 82.

She was born April 10, 1935, to Delpha and Estelle (nee Sheaffer) Neff in Mansfield, Ohio.

She married B. Huston Ackley June 14, 1953.

Mrs. Ackley was a lifelong resident of the Brush Ridge area and she enjoyed her life on the farm. She also enjoyed vacationing every summer in the Les Cheneaux Islands. She always loved a good party and spending time with her family. She had been a member of the Grand Prairie Cemetery Board since 2003.

She is survived by her children and their families, Phyllis Ison, Bruce Ackley, Sharon Ackley-Schneider and Don Schneider, Mary Ackley, and Jane and Henry Yanez; grandchildren, Andrea Holley, Ben and Jennifer Holley, Michael Ackley, Austin and Marta Ackley, Megan Schneider, Kelli Schneider and Stephen Crompton, Katie and Anthony Scheib, Amy Smith, Jake and Erika Smith, Natalie Cundiff, and Cassidy Cundiff, and many greatgrandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Ackley was preceded in death by her husband, who died March 6, 1992; a son, Michael Ackley, and a sister, Betty Moler.

Visitation was held Monday, September 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 pm. at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home in Upper Sandusky, Ohio.

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