At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

To her partner of 23 years, Lee Dinsmore for expenses

Donations may be mailed to
Life Story Funeral Home
752 Munson Ave.
Traverse City, Michigan 49686

Life Story / Obituary


On September 28th, 2016, Shellie Lynn White (Erickson) was taken to be at home with God.

Shellie was born on August 14th, 1964 to Douglas Erickson and Kathrine Meteer (Brayden) at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City.

Shellie was a free spirit who took every opportunity too live life to the fullest.

Shellie had a great love for children and spend many years as an at home day care provider where she had a special impact on many childrens lives. Shellie loved the holidays and loved decorating for them. She lived for sunrises and starry nights.

Shellie was survived by her mother Katherine Meteer, husband Lee Dinsmore, Sons Daniel Dinsmore, Kiel White, Shaun Erickson and daughter Katie Bondy. She was also survived by her three brothers and many grand children.

Shellie was preceded in death by her father Douglas B. Erickson. She will be missed by many!

Private services are being held. Donations may be made to her partner of 23 years to help with expenses. Please sign the guest book and share a message with the family. The family chose Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City.