Germaine Rose Shattuck, age 83, of Portland, passed away Thursday, February 22, 2018. She was born November 24, 1934, the daughter of Bernard and Olivia Mary (Fox) Meyers. Germaine was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church and also of the Ladies Auxiliary V.F.W. Post #4090. Germaine was a valiant survivor of breast cancer for 40 years. She had a love for the outdoors, spending summers in Alaska gold mining and at her cabin on the Muskegon River, where she enjoyed fishing for steelhead with her husband, Bill. Germaine also enjoyed crocheting and the occasional trip to the casino.
Preceding Germaine in death are her husband of 54 years, Bill; her parents; infant brother, Richard; siblings, John Meyers, Rosaline Bozung, Stella, Bernard Meyers, Sr. Mary Margaret, Steven Meyers, and Jeanette Winter. She is survived by her children, Kathy Lischkge, Ken Shattuck, Jack (Mary Kay) Shattuck, Jon (Jean) Shattuck, and LeeAnn Shattuck; grandchildren, Kraig, Jack D., Jessica, Stephanie (Ben), Ashley, Alan, Nick, Kellie, Clara, Maria, and Jacob (Markie); great-grandchildren, Alivia, Marie, and Kelsie; sisters-in-law, Viola Meyers, Virginia Meyers, and Doris Shattuck; and brother-in-law, Vern (Leota) Shattuck.
The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated by Deacon Don Sobolewski at 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 26, 2018 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Portland. Rite of Committal will be at Portland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. on Sunday at the Lehman Funeral Home, 210 E. Bridge St., Portland. The rosary will be prayed on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at the chapel. Arrangements are entrusted to Lehman Funeral Homes. Online condolences may be made at www.lehmanfuneralhomes.com.