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October 13, 1927 - November 7, 2018

Burial Date: November 10, 2018

By Olivias wishes, she was placed in a crypt within 24 hours. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Hospice, or a charity of your choice.

Olivia Shrewsberry

Ollie Shrewsberry of Beckley, passed away after a short illness, with Hospice nurse being by her.  Ollie, better known as Olivia was born in 1928 in Lamar, Wyoming County WV to Allen and Delilah Howerton. 

 Olivia went to Chicago Hospital School of Nursing and became an LPN, shortly after getting married to Eugene Shrewsberry in 1948.

After moving to Detroit, she managed apartments for 6 years and then moved to a suburb of Detroit, Lincoln Park. 

 She had a very kind heart to those in need. She owned house  rentals, and would not evict tenants in the winter months.

She was of the Christian faith. 

Olivia was preceded in death by her parents, husband Eugene Shrewsberry Sr, two sons, Eugene Jr and daughter in law Gayle;and son  Kenneth, a grandson James; brothers Elbert, Harrison, Chester,  Lee, Elmer, and James; one sister, Ruth Howerton. Surviving her is a loving son, Dennis Shrewsberry and wife Linda, of Canton MI, and a loving daughter, Geraldine Vanhelen; four grandchildren, Bridgett, Jeffrey, Lynn, and Belinda; and 6 great grandchildren. And a sister, Frances Good of New Market, Va; and many friends

 By Olivias wishes, she was placed in a crypt within 24 hours. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Hospice, or a charity of your choice.