Ever Rest Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel

1783 East Keating Ave, Muskegon, MI


Shirley Derby

December 5, 1928May 10, 2020

Shirley Derby, age 91, passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020 in Muskegon.

Shirley was born in Muskegon December 5, 1928 to Thomas and Ella Mae (Brewster) Nelson. She was a Muskegon Heights Eagles (#2106) Auxiliary Member, Moose Member, and VFW 3784 Member. She worked at Meijer’s and retired after 28 years in July of 1993. She married Donald R. Derby, whom preceded her in death in 1999. She was also preceded in death by her daughter Vicki Mae Davis in 2010.

She is survived by her son Timothy E. (Kathleen) Conant of Holton; 1 granddaughter and 2 grandsons; 4 great granddaughters and 1 great grandson; and 4 great great granddaughters.

According to her wishes, there will be no services.

Memorial contributions in Shirley’s memory may be given to a food pantry or your choice to feed the hungry.

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Elaine Rohn-Muckey

May 15, 2020

Sorry for Your loss. May God be with You's. All of Our Love, Bob and Elaine.

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