Shirley Creager, 76

Shirley Glee Creager, 76, of North Manchester, died at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at her home.

She was born Aug. 22, 1941, in Miami County, to Uriah "Sonny" and Mary (Fites) Weirick.

Shirley married Paul Creager on Aug. 22, 1965; he died Oct. 7, 2011. 

She was a daycare provider for several years, worked in the food service at Manchester College, and currently worked for Midwest Poultry.  She was a member of First Brethen Church, North Manchester.  She loved her kids, grandkids, great-grandkids, and all of their activities.

She is survived by three daughters, Kimberly (Mike) Casper of Rochester, Cynthia Fisher of Clearwater, Fla., and Paula Shaw of Wabash; five grandchildren, Blake (Emily) Casper of Rochester, Carrie Fisher of Fort Myers, Fla., Corinna (Tyler) Bruner of Warsaw, Easton Shaw of Wabash, and Cameron Paul Thomas Fisher of Clearwater; six great-grandchildren, Parker Casper, Cash Paul Casper, and  Reed Casper all of Rochester, Piper Bruner, Brooks Bruner, and Kennedy Bruner all of Warsaw; four sisters, Roberta Dalusio of Peru, Madonna (Don) McCombs of Sebring, Fla., Jennifer (Thomas) Daugherty of Amboy, and Mary Kaye (Kerny) Jones of Peru. 

She was preceded in death by her parents.

The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m., Sunday, March 4, 2018, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, 207 W. Main St., North Manchester.  There will be a private family service to follow.

Preferred memorial is Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 3500 Depauw Blvd., No.2070, Indianapolis, IN 46268.

The memorial guest book for Shirley may be signed at


Posted on 2018 Feb 28