Shirley Bendik

August 30, 1949 — November 23, 2021

Shirley Bendik

Shirley Ann Bendik, 72 of Murrells Inlet, SC and formerly of Olmsted Falls, OH, passed away on November 23, 2021, in Murrells Inlet. She was born on August 30th, 1949, in Parma, OH. She was the daughter of Steven and Ann Bendik (Yonek) of Parma.

She was a graduate of Parma High School and The Ohio State University. She received her Masters Degree from Cleveland State University. Shirley was a teacher with North Royalton City Schools until her retirement.

She was a member of St. Paul Evangelical Church in Berea, Ohio and St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Pawleys Island, South Carolina. Shirley was very active in Women of the Word, an ecumenical group in the Cleveland area. As a breast cancer survivor, she was also active in Infusion for Living, a cancer survival group in Murrells Inlet, SC.

She is survived by her son Randy Hann, his wife Michelle (Smith), granddaughter Amanda Hann, Murrells Inlet, SC., her nieces and nephews James Bendik and son Connor, Chris Starrett and her sons Ryan and Brandon, Aaron Bridges (Nancy) and their sons Ethan and Gavin, Lisa Hines (Casey) and children Becca and Noah, and brother Edward Bendik. She was preceded in death by her sister Judith (Bendik) Bridges and her husband Ed Bridges.

Shirley lived for her faith, her family, and cheering on those Buckeyes. She made us all laugh, smile, and live our lives to the very fullest.

Memorial contributions can be made in Shirley's name to the Cleveland Sight center at

Family and friends may call for visitation on December 2, 2021, at Busch Funeral Home, 7501 Ridge Road, Parma OH, 44129 from 5 - 8pm. Funeral services will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 276 E. Bagley Rd. Berea, OH 44017 at 10:30am on December 3, 2021.

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Memorial Visitation

Thursday, December 2, 2021

5:00 - 8:00pm (Eastern time)

Busch Funeral Home, Parma

7501 Ridge Road, Parma, OH 44129

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Memorial Service

Friday, December 3, 2021

Starts at 10:30am (Eastern time)

St. Paul Lutheran Church

276 E Bagley Rd, Berea, OH 44017

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