Service measured not by GOLD,
                           but by the GOLDEN RULE

Service measured not by GOLD,
          but by the GOLDEN RULE


WOOSTER – Shirley Joyce STERLING, 87, of Wooster, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2012 in Wooster Community Hospital.
She was born September 7, 1924 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the daughter of Gilles and Hendrikjen Peet Van Stelle. She married James Sterling on November 9, 1953. He preceded on November 30, 1985.
She was a homemaker, had been a cook in the Warren, Michigan Consolidated Schools and had worked as a caregiver in Florida.
Surviving are her children, Ricky (Dean) Rask of Chicago, Illinois, Leslie Wilbur of Ludington, Michigan, Andrea (Walter) Wawrzynski of Warren, Michigan, Gilles Sterling of Shreve and John Sterling of Cuyahoga Falls; grandchildren, Sara Pralle, Rebecca Rask and Michael Wawrzynski and Elizabeth Wilbur and great-grandchildren, Samuel Pralle, Tiffany Rask-Hollmon, Simone Bankhead and Jordan Bankhead.
In addition to her husband, Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, a son Richard Lee Sterling and 2 brothers and 3 sisters.
There will be no services or calling hours..
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
The family requests that contributions be made to a library of the donors choice.

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