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Shirley Ann (Sockow) Dambroseo

July 14, 1941 ~ February 20, 2024 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Shirley Dambroseo Obituary

Dambroseo, Shirley

Pinckney, MI

Her Legacy… Shirley Ann Dambroseo, 82, passed away February 20, 2024.  She was born on July 14, 1941, in Plymouth, Michigan to Russell Sockow and Anita (Boisseau) Sockow. Shirley married the love of her life, Michael Dambroseo, on December 5, 1959, in Gregory, Michigan. Shirley had a heart for children and spent most of her career as an au pair, sometimes seeing the children entrusted unto her care from birth all the way up until they left for college. She had a unique ability to make everyone she met feel special and she radiated positive energy. Shirley stayed very active and enjoyed traveling. Her favorite places to visit were Traverse City and Mackinac Island; she loved Lake Michigan. Shirley enjoyed bird watching and tending to her flower garden. Shirley was adored by her family and friends and will be deeply missed.

Her Family… Shirley will be missed by her husband Michael Dambroseo; her children, Curt Dambroseo, Mike Dambroseo, Gina (Mike) Mickelson; siblings, Gloria Bethke, Richard Sockow, Eric White; grandchildren, Branden (Riley), Sarah (Josh), Michael (March), Adam (Ashley), Cheyanne, Tahnee; great-grandchildren, Michael, March, Marshal. She is preceded in death by her parents, Russell and Anita Sockow; brother, Donald; sisters, Beverly and Arlene.

Her Farewell… Shirley’s family and friends will gather Tuesday, February 27, 2024, at 10:00AM, at Borek Jennings Funeral Home, Hamburg Chapel. Her Community Farewell will follow at 11:00AM. Pastor Dan Quagliata will serve as celebrant. Please leave a message of comfort for Shirley’s family at 1-877-231-7900, or sign her guestbook at

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Gathering of Family and Friends
February 27, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Borek Jennings - Hamburg Chapel
7425 E. Michigan 36
Hamburg, MI 48139

Community Farewell Service
February 27, 2024

11:00 AM
Borek Jennings - Hamburg Chapel
7425 E. Michigan 36
Hamburg, MI 48139


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