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Shirley Schlender

April 25, 1951 — August 4, 2021

Shirley Marie Schlender, 70, passed away Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at Hospice Care Center in Chattanooga, TN.  She was a resident of McDonald, TN and a member of Ooltewah Seventh Day Adventist Church.  Mrs. Schlender worked as both a landscaper and caregiver and enjoyed travel and doing missionary work.

She was preceded in death by her parents; Raymond and Mamie Becker; brother, Earl Becker of Collegedale, TN and sister, Evelyn Payne of Ringgold, GA.

She is survived by her husband Donald Schlender McDonald TN, her son, Daniel Schlender of McDonald TN; brother, Burt Becker of Resaca, GA; sister, Marion and husband Don McConnell of Nashville, TN and several nieces and nephews.

A Graveside Service will be held Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 3:00 pm at Lee Cemetery in McDonald, TN with the Rev. Fernando Verduzco officiating.  A white dove release ceremony and the playing of bagpipes will conclude the service.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Schlender family guestbook at A Memorial Service will be held on August 14th, Saturday in Ooltewah, TN.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Shirley Schlender, please visit our flower store.

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