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Florence J. Shields
4-25 obit Shields
Florence J. Shields

Florence J. Shields, 94, of Melancthon Creek died on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at Pine Valley Community Village.  

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, April 24, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in Richland Center. Monsignor Roger Scheckel will officiate with burial in St. Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery at Melancthon Creek on a later date.  Visitation was held on Tuesday, April 23, at Stafford Funeral Home, with a rosary prayed. Visitation was also held on Wednesday at the church until the time of Mass. Memorials may be made in Florence’s name to Friends of Melancthon Creek Cemetery. Online condolences can be made at

See a complete copy of the obituary in the April 25, 2019 issue of The Richland Observer.