Shirley Ann Lottenbach

Shirley Ann Lottenbach

Shirley Ann Lottenbach, 94, of Youngstown, Ohio passed away Sunday, November 26, 2023, at Wickshire of Poland.

She was born March 5, 1929, in Keokuk, Iowa, the daughter of the late Frederick W. and the late Gertrude (Bunch) Thiem.

Shirley was a retired elementary school teacher from Cedarbrook Elementary. She enjoyed golfing, singing in the church choir, and was artistic. Shirley was known for her kindness, respect of others, and was a loved teacher.

She is survived by her children, Sarah M. Mackey of Warren, Ohio, Judith A. Wells of Santa Rosa, California, Richard B. (Margo) Wells, Jr., and Katherine J. (Dale) Richard; sister, Gretchen Brandt of Keokuk, Iowa; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Richard Wells; second husband, Harry Cohen; third husband, Karl Lottenbach; and 10 siblings.

A private family memorial gathering will be held at a later date.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home.