Ada passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at her residence at the age of 88 years. The daughter of the late Dixie and Amy (Powell) Shay was born November 26, 1923 in Detroit, MI.
She is survived by her daughter; Donna Lee Roessle, three grandchildren; Paula (Anthony) Lupo, Russell (Stacy Tuck) Roessle and Michael Roessle, her great grandchildren; Nathan, Autumn, Gage, Marlena, Haleigh, Clayton and Jade, one sister; Jean Horton, her nieces; B.J., and Valerie and her nephew; Joe. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her brother Joe Shay.
A Memorial Service for Ada will take place Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Gephart Funeral Home, Inc. Officiating will be Rev. Joseph Atchinson with private inurnment in White Chapel Cemetery in Troy, MI. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday from 12:00 o’clock Noon and until the time of services. Memorial Cards for McLaren Visiting Nurse Services and Hospice will be available at the funeral home. www.gephartfuneralhome.com