Shirley Greene, age 85, of Tecumseh, MI passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Cambrian in Tecumseh, MI with her daughter at her side. Shirley was born in Kalamazoo to Mike and Bertha Greene who preceded her in death. She graduated from Kalamazoo Central High School and attended Anderson College in Anderson, IN. She received her degree in Speech Pathology from Western Michigan University and thereafter worked in the Comstock Public Schools until her retirement. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved sister, Evie. She is survived by sisters Marilyn and Marge; children Evelyn, Eloise and James Eccles; grandchildren Evelyn, Meryl, Lillian, Henry, and Janna with great granddaughter Hannah; several nieces and nephews including special nephew Joe Buckholz. A memorial service is planned for Saturday, August 5th at 11 am at the Centre Avenue Church of God in Portage. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Brain Injury Association of Michigan, Great Lakes Hospice, or the charity of your choice. Shirley will always be remembered for her kindness, humor and care for others.