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Eileen Joy (Burgett) Sheler, 73 of Battle Creek, Michigan, passed away on Friday, October 13th, 2017. She is now resting with her parents, Victory and Dorothy Burgett.
She was an alumna of Battle Creek Central and worked for RGIS Inventory for 20 years. Eileen is survived by her brother, Lee Burgett; sister, Eilane & Enlow Hargis; brother, Lynn and Sue Burgett; and seven children; Terry, Gary, Cindy, Lisa, Vickie, Dean and Eric, all of whom reside in the area.
Eileen enjoyed the holidays and loved her 16 grandchildren as well as her 22 great grandchildren. You would see her smile most as she enjoyed cookouts with her family and looking out her window at the lake that she lived on for many years.
Friends will be received 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, where funeral service will be held 12:00 noon Thursday, October 19, 2017. Committal and interment will follow at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Personal messages for the family may be placed at In lieu of flowers, if you can help the family with funeral expenses it would be sincerely appreciated.