Shirley E. Van Derwerken , age 78, passed away on April 14, 2014 in Lakeland. She was born in St. Louis, MO. on Aug. 27, 1935 to Jesse and Margaret (Carter) Holmes. She married Thomas Van Derwerken, who is deceased. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Plant City, and loved to work and Volunteer at the Plant City Chamber of Commerce Information Center. She is survived by two sons, Todd Van Derwerken (Julie), Brian Van Derwerken (Melissa), a sister, Sandra Birkenmeier, six grandchildren, Marisa, Lindsay, Kyle, Matthew, Aaron, and Tyler. Funeral Services will be held on Monday April 21, 2014 11:00 AM at Wells Memorial. Visitation will be held for one hour prior. Burial at Florida National Cemetery.
Arrangements under the direction of Wells Memorial and Event Center, Plant City, FL.