Shirley Anise Etoll-Hoerrle

1935 - 2019

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Shirley A. Etoll-Hoerrle, 83, of Findlay, passed away on July 22, 2019 at Birchaven Village. She was born on October 8, 1935 in Zaleski, Ohio to the late Harold and Minta (Criss) Rainey. She married Howard Wayne Shelton (deceased) on October 11, 1953 and they divorced in 1971. She married Lawrence Etoll on September 15, 1973 and he preceded her in death on February 12, 1995. She later married Herman Hoerrle on November 5, 2004 and he preceded her in death on October 10, 2007. She is survived by a daughter, Angela Blocher; sister, Marilyn Auck; step-children: Sally Carrel, Lindy Evans, Thomas, Scott, Carl Hoerrle, and Kathy Dembek; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; six step-grandsons; six step-granddaughters; and several step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son Jeffery Wayne Shelton; step-son Larry "Lucky" Etoll; and one great-granddaughter. She graduated from Arcadia High School in 1953. She retired from the Benefit Consultants (Claims Department) where she was employed from 1990-2005. She volunteered for United Way in 2008. Funeral services will be held Saturday July 27, 2019 at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Findlay at 2:00pm, with viewing one hour prior (1:00-2:00pm). Pastor Joel Johnson will officiate and burial will follow at Knollcrest Cemetery. Visitation will also be held from 5:00-8:00pm on Friday July 26, at the funeral home. Memorials my be made to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be left at

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  • Visitation Details:

    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840
    Friday, July 26th 2019 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Saturday, July 27th 2019 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

  • Funeral Service:

    Saturday, July 27th 2019 - 2:00 PM

  • Service Location:

    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

  • Final Resting Place:

    Knollcrest Cemetery [Map]
    18085 S.R. 12
    Arcadia, Ohio 44804

  • Contributions:

    American Cancer Society -
    PO Box 22718
    Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718

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To : Angie and family
Date :Tuesday, July 23rd 2019
From : Sally Jo and family
My thoughts and prayers are with you. Please know that I loved Shirley and have enjoyed the relationship we had together. She is one of the strongest woman I know. I will miss her dearly. Love, Sally Jo

To : Family
Date :Wednesday, July 24th 2019
From : Scott Dede and Family
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May you find peace in knowing she will always be in your heart.