Myrna M. Bricker, age 81 resident of Shelby died Saturday morning, June 27, 2020 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus.
Born June 9, 1939 in Thornton, Iowa to Edward and Margie (Moritz) Mikkelsen she had been a Shelby resident since 1969. A graduate of Mason City High School, she attended cosmetology school.
A member of the Calvary Baptist Church, Myrna was a woman of faith who enjoyed cooking and entertaining. She also was a member of the Penn-Ohio Model "A" Club, The Car Coddlers, and the SPAH Harmonica Club.
Survivors include her husband, Jim Bricker, whom she wed Aug. 10, 1985; her children, Richard Turner of Mansfield, Diana (Mike) Miller of Shelby, Gregory (Norma) Turner of Riverside, CA, and Kimberly Turner of Shelby; her step-children, Amy (Dennis) Sindel of Gales Ferry, CT, Sarah (Mark) Rambacher of Littleton, MA., and James (Mandy) Bricker of Shelby; 16 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; one brother, Edward (Jennifer) Mikkelsen of Mason City, Iowa; three sisters, Marilyn Smith of Hampton, Iowa, Marsha Potter of Mason City, Iowa, and Marcella Laughlin of West Branch, Iowa; her mother, Margie Mikkelsen of West Branch, Iowa; nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her father and husband, Jack Turner in 1983.
In lieu of flowers, memorial expressions may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children; 3229 Burnet Ave #3018, Cincinnati, OH 45229 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital; 1404 Goodale Blvd #200, Columbus, OH 43212.
Calling hours will be held from 9:30-11:00 AM Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at the Calvary Baptist Church in Shelby. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 AM with Reverend Steven L. Schag officiating. A private family burial will be held in Greenlawn Cemetery, Plymouth.
It is requested that those visiting, please practice appropriate social distancing and wear a mask if you are able. Those who have been experiencing any signs or symptoms of illness, please feel free to pay respects via mail or online condolence.
Funeral services will be live streamed starting at 11:00AM from the Barkdull Funeral Home and the Calvary Baptist Church facebook page.
Barkdull Funeral Home in Shelby is assisting the family with arrangements.
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