Ewing — Nila Schrunk, 84, of Ewing, died Friday, July 16, 2021 surrounded by loved ones at Avera St. Anthony's Hospital in O'Neill.

Visitation was held Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Snider Memorial Funeral Home in Clearwater.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 22, 2021 at Full Gospel Church in Ewing. Pastor Mark Hoffman will officiate.

Burial will be in the Clearwater Cemetery in Clearwater. 

Memorials may be made to the family for future designation.

Nila was born to Leslie and Hazel Cary on Dec. 11, 1936 in Clearwater. She attended school in Ewing and graduated with the Class of 1955 from Bloomfield High School. Nila attended Wayne State College to receive her teaching degree.  

She married Merlyn Schrunk on June 7, 1965 in Royal. Together they had two sons Kevin and Kirk. 

She enjoyed spending time with family, reading the Bible and crossword puzzles. 

Nila was a caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend

Nila is survived by her husband Merlyn; two sons Kevin (Lisa) and Kirk; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren Chantelle (Shawn) Dempster and their children Hunter, Steele and JoAnn, Morgan Schrunk, Allison Schrunk, Danielle Schrunk, Shalaia Schrunk, Zachariah Schrunk, Brianna Schrunk and son Brailyn and Reed Schrunk; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. 

She was preceded in death by her parents Leslie and Hazel Cary and four siblings Glen, Dale, Elmer and Leola.

Online condolences may be left for thefamily at  www.snidermemorialfh.com   


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