Michelle J. Stork

February 28, 1950 ~ January 21, 2021 (age 70)

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It is with a heavy heart that we announce the sudden passing of our loving mother, wife, sibling, and grandma of Michelle Jane Stork. On the morning of January 21, 2021 Michelle was reunited with the love of her life, Larry Stork who departed seven years prior.

Michelle was born in Stoneham, Massachusetts to the late Ethel Frances McPartlin and John Duncan Brennan in 1950. She was a U.S. Marine, and after her service she became a nurse. Michelle enjoyed traveling, and she loved her family dearly. 

Michelle is survived by her family; Shawn (Michelle), Decca (Ritchie), Kathy (Ernie), Steve (Cassandra), and three step-children, as well as her grandkids which include Jakob, Hailee, KC, Mercedes, Amber, Gavin, and Griffin, and 15 additional grandkids. She has seven siblings; Vicky, Jack, Larry, Janice, Jill, J. Patrick, and Jeanine.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Larry D. Stork.
A Memorial Gathering to celebrate Michelle's life will be held at Defiance VFW Hall, 201 Clinton St from 10:00 am until 1:00pm on Wednesday, January 27, 2021. A Graveside Service at Riverview Memory Gardens will follow beginning at  2:00 pm with military graveside rites accorded by VFW #3360.  Schaffer Funeral Home was honored to assist the family with arrangements. 
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