Shulters, Frieda

Frieda D. Shulters, 91, of Delta, Ohio, formerly of Lyons, Ohio, died unexpectedly June 8, 2018, at her home. 

Frieda was born Sept. 21, 1926, one of 13 children born to the late Frank and Olga (Ashbaugh) McClain. She married Harold “Keith” Shulters on July 3, 1944, in Angola, Ind., and he preceded her in death July 10, 2010.

Frieda lived her early life in Morenci,  Mich., where she attended grade school. She became a loving mother to seven children, and enjoyed the domestic responsibilities of the home, including cooking and cleaning. She nurtured her children with tender discipline and affection. Later in her years, she enjoyed traveling with husband when he drove a truck, wintering in Florida, and expressing her talents of drawing and painting.

She is survived by five daughters, Sharon Smith of Delta, Linda (and Ron) Reckner of Wauseon, Ohio, Patricia Blanchard of Delta, Julie (and Larry) Miller of Wauseon, and Doris Shulters of Lyons; a sister, Ilene Johnson of Napoleon, Ohio; 17 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; and a son-in-law, Bill Smith of Lyons.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Stephen Shulters; a daughter, Phyllis Smith; and 11 siblings.

Visitation is planned from noon until 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, at Eagle Funeral Home in Morenci. Private family burial will follow in the Lyons Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Sunshine Homes.