Holly Denise Shippy, 44, of Houghton Lake passed away on Sunday, October 15, 2017, at home following a long illness.
Holly was born on August 17, 1973, in Grayling, Michigan, to Frederick and Balkis (Fathi) Shippy.
Holly grew up in the Grayling and Houghton Lake areas and graduated from Grayling High School. She worked as a cashier for several retail businesses in the area and worked at the family sporting store in Houghton Lake, Rods and Rifles. She enjoyed spending time with family and especially being with her nieces and nephews.
Surviving Ms. Shippy are her mother, Balkis Shippy of Grayling; brother, Steven T. Shippy of Saginaw; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Holly was preceded in death by her father, Frederick Thomas Shippy; and brother, Frederick L. Shippy.
Memorial Services for Holly Denise Shippy will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 18, 2017, from Michelson Memorial United Methodist Church, 400 E. Michigan Avenue, Grayling, Michigan, with Rev. Rich Burstall officiating. Interment will be in Moorestown Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in memory of Holly are asked to be directed to the family.
Christler Funeral Home, Houghton Lake Chapel is serving the family. Condolences can be sent to the family online at www.christler-holdship.com