Age 78, of Lansing, MI, passed away March 9, 2014. She was born December 23, 1935, in Lansing, MI, daughter of Harry and Bertha Silverman.
Shirleyetta was a devoted wife, sister, mother, grandmother and aunt. She was passionate about life, family, Judaism, MSU sports, gardening, and cooking and baking for her family. She loved volunteering at Ronald McDonald House and taking trips to New York and Arizona.
She is survived by her sons, Larry (Cathy) Sernick and Jeff (Brenda) Sernick; beloved grandchildren, Alex, Chelsie, Colin, and Jeremy Sernick; brother, Steve (Lucy) Silverman; sister, Bette Aronsohn; and numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman; granddaughter, Rebecca; sister, Irene Baker; and brother-in-law, Alan Aronsohn.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 1924 Coolidge Rd., East Lansing, with Cantor Pamela Schiffer officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made in Shirleyetta’s memory to Congregation Shaarey Zedek or Ronald McDonald House. Arrangements by Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel.