Shirley J. Bray-Naftzger age 84 of Clinton, passed away Saturday June 12, 2021 at The Alverno. Funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday June 16th at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Wednesday 9:30 AM until the service at the funeral home. Burial will be at Center Grove Cemetery. Casket bearers will be her sons and grandsons. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Shirley was born on June 20, 1936 in Clinton, the daughter of Frieda Rannfeldt. She married Robert Bray in 1956 in Clinton; he died in 1990. She later married Warren Naftzger in 1990 in Clinton; he died in 1996. She had worked at the Bennett Box Company and Clinton Electric Motors. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, where she was an avid church- goer. She loved animals, especially her dog, Sadie.
Shirley is survived by her three sons, Rick (Amy) Bray of DeWitt, Roger (Michelle) Bray of Clinton, and Robby Bray of Clinton; seven grandchildren, Randy Jr., Carson, Luke, Casey, Lelia, Callen, and Warren; three great grandchildren, Brendan, Olivia, and Hunter; and several nieces & nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, son – Randy, five sisters, and three brothers.