Shirley M. Prost, 77

Shirley Mae Prost, 77, formerly of the Campbellsport area and a resident of All About Life Rehabilitation Center, died Monday, Dec. 1, 2008, at the Hospice Home of Hope.

Shirley was born in Richfield , the daughter of Ewald and Florence (Staab) Schwulst on Dec. 21, 1930.

On April 10, 1948, she married Eugene L. Prost Sr. in Richfield . Eugene preceded her in death on Aug. 31, 1994.

Shirley was a member of Salem United Church of Christ in Wayne and was a member of the church’s Ladies Guild. At one time, she had taught Sunday school.

She loved spoiling her grandchildren, especially on St. Nick’s night by stuffing stockings with gifts. She enjoyed cooking, baking and watching the Brewers, Badgers and Packers.

Shirley is survived by six children, twin sisters Suzzette (David) Arndt, North Fond du Lac, and Sandra (fiancé Lee) Scheerer, Oregon, Linda (Arthur) Rock, Fond du Lac, Jeffrey Prost, Elkhart Lake, Alex (Karen) Prost, Stoughton, and Randall Prost, Fond du Lac; 18 grandchildren, Scott, Victor, Jeannie, Kimberly, Stephanie, Heather, Joshua, Jason, Christine, Jeremy, Robert, Timothy, Krystle, Jeffrey Jr., Alex II, Christopher, Randall II, Alyssa; and numerous great-grandchildren.

Shirley is further survived by one brother, Russell (Sondra) Schwulst, Idaho Springs , Idaho ; two sisters, Ethel Klein, Hartford , and Ruth Stout, Fond du Lac .

Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Eugene D. Prost on Nov. 7, 1994; two grandchildren, Wendy Lou and Meridith; a brother, Ewald Schwulst Jr.; and one sister, Fern Schwulst.

Friends may call on Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Salem United Church of Christ, 8925 Highway W, Wayne.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Salem United Church of Christ with the Rev. Dan Schultz officiating. A reception will be held following the service.

A private family interment will be held at a later date.

“The Prost family would like to extend special thanks to the staff at Hospice Home of Hope for their care and compassion.” The Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, Fond du Lac , is in charge of arrangements.

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