Shirley W. Fletcher

October 21, 1935 ‒ August 16, 2015

Butler, Ohio

Shirley W. Fletcher, age 79, of Butler passed away Sunday afternoon, August 16, 2015 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus surrounded by family. She was born October 21, 1935 in Waterford to the late William E. and Etta Lou (Hughett) Wolf.

Shirley is survived by her children, Denise (Craig) Mill-Parker of Wooster, Christa (John) Trimmer of Mount Perry, Douglas (Sue) Mill of Newark, and Bretton Fletcher of Amity; 9 grandchildren and 8 great -grandchildren; a brother, Ronald (Geraldine) Wolf of Columbus; and many niece and nephews.

In following with Shirley’s wish, there will not be a public service. The family will have a celebration of life at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Interchurch Social Services, P.O. Box 1052, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

Condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting,

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Shirley W. Fletcher.

  • Brett, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Jo-Ann Adams

  • Indeed this is shocking and sorrowful news. We have known Shirley throughout life and send our deepest sympathy to you, her family. What a talented artist and good sincere advocate for everything she held dear or important. She will be truly missed by all who have known her. May all of your precious memories and God’s love sustain you at this difficult time.
    Most sincerely,
    Nancy & Larry Vail

  • Brett, Denise,Chris,Doug & Family, I just can’t believe when I heard the news about Shirley. She was such a wonderful soul and human being. Have so many fawn memories of her and your family.

    Sincerely, Amy and family

  • I’m sending my condolences to Shirleys family…I’m so sorry for your loss what a wonderful lady she was…I first met Shirley back in the 80’s she painted a sheild for my truck and she did a great job what a talent she had and her and I talked like we had known each other for years…..She will be missed by all…May you R.I.P Shirley…..

  • Brett:
    I was so sorry to hear of your mothers passing. You will be in our thoughts.
    Tina Nutt Walton and family.

  • Brett and family. I did not know Shirley as well as I wanted. But I always enjoyed her comments to my Facebook posts, often with an attitude that surprised me. That’s th most wonderful kind of person. I hope for your pain to ease and I know you all must be so proud of who she was. My love to you all. and I will be making a small memorial contribution to Interchurch.

  • Doug, I am so very sorry for your loss.

    My heart goes out to you and your family as well as many prayers.

  • I first met Shirley when I was a young boy, when we both attended sign language classes together. When I got involved in beekeeping about 10 years ago, Shirley and I became good friends, sharing our love of bees with each other.

    You have my deepest condolences. Shirley will be missed.

  • Fletcher Family, We enjoyed working with Shirley on the Fredericktown Zoning Board. She will be remembered as a force to be reckoned with, Our Heartfelt Sympathy goes out to you all. She will be remembered in our thoughts and Prayers

  • Doug and Fletcher Family….very sorry for your loss. I have great memories of your Mom overseeing the Commissioners at their regular meetings as a private citizen after her term had expired.

  • Brett, so sorry for your loss. Shirley is someone I will never forget. Stay strong and make your mother proud.

    With deepest sympathy,
    “The Donald”

  • So very sorry for your loss, many blessings and prayers. I remember Shirley thru the Board of Elections, very thoughtful person.

  • Fletcher family. So So sorry. What a wonderful lady. So smart and did so much for everybody. Will keep you in my prayers. Bob Harrod