Lillian Mae Shore

April 17, 1927March 9, 2018

Lillian Mae (Mazie) Shore, 90, passed away on March 9, 2018, in Dewitt, Michigan. She was born and raised in Gulliver, Michigan, lived a long happy life raising children in Bath, Michigan; lived briefly in Potterville and other greater Lansing areas as well as Corpus Christi, Texas, and Bradenton, Florida. Mazie was born on Easter Sunday, April 17, 1927, to Ralph Huntington Merwin and Helen Dorothy Lucas who preceded her in death along with her siblings, Ruth, Charlotte, and Ralph. During her extremely full lifetime, Mazie was married to Harold W. Winkel and has four surviving children, Dorothy of Florida, Daniel (Elaine) of McBain, Michigan, David (Patte) of Elsie, Michigan, and Douglas (Anne) of Dewitt, Michigan. She was married to Milford J. Snider of Potterville in 1970 and after his passing was mother to his children Judy (Jim deceased) Beckwith in Michigan, Bonnie (Don) Fisher in Oregon, Barb (Bill) Dean in Minnesota, Sue (Joe) Hildenbrand in Michigan, John (deceased) (Lila) Snider in Michigan, Bernie (Phyllis) Snider in Michigan, Tim (deceased) (Sheila) in Michigan, Theresa (Rick) Van Fossen in Michigan, and Mark Snider in Michigan. In 1974 she married Lynn H. Kribs of Lansing and in 1982 married Eric H. Shore, a retired London police officer, both of whom preceded her in death. At Eric’s side she traveled extensively and happily. In addition to the above, Mazie is survived by 29 grandchildren, 54 great-grandchildren, and 16 great-great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at Bath United Methodist Church on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at 2 p.m. Luncheon to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation. Donations can made online at or mailed to Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011.


  • Visitation Saturday, March 17, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Saturday, March 17, 2018

Lillian Mae Shore

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Alice Jean & Wayne Loomis

March 12, 2018

To all of Maize's family, we've known here since they moved to Bath and came to our church, she was such a great lady and the last few years has been missed as her health did not let her be around much, please know that we wish you all the best with the loss of her and know that she will be missed. Love Alice Jean and Wayne Loomis