Sheila Richert

Birth: April 30th, 1927
Death: January 24th, 2013
Age: 85 years

Sheila Mae Richert, of Cadillac passed away Saturday, January 24, 2013 at the Sunnyside Senior Living in Cadillac. She was born April 30, 1927, in Mackinaw City, to Eugene and Ada (McLean) Olsen. Sheila was married to Percy Richert, May 26, 1946 in Cadillac. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, and spending winters in Florida. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Cadillac and the Sweet Adaline singing group.


Sheila is survived by her daughter, Judy A. (Dan) Catto of Cadillac, MI; daughter, Jan (Dave) Doughty; son, Jim (Dawn) Richert of Cadillac; grandchildren, Troy Collier, Scott (Luciana) Collier, Jordon Richert, Candace Richert; and her sisters, Linda Glein of Florida and Janice Brigham of South Carolina. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and brother, James Olson.


Funeral services will be 4:00 p.m. Monday, January 28, 2013 at the Hitesman-Holdship Funeral Home, Cadillac. Officiating will be Pastor Orson Deemer. Interment will be at the Selma Township Cemetery. Visitation will be 2:00 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Mercy Hospice.  Condolences can be sent to the family on line at

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