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Myrna Lynn Asch (1940-2016), daughter of William and Jennie Asch, passed away the end of May in St. Clair Shores, MI. Myrna grew up in Midland Michigan and graduated from Midland High School in 1958. She graduated from Oberlin Music Conservatory in 1962 with a piano performance degree and continued her music studies at the University of Michigan School of Music, graduating with a Masters in piano performance. Ms. Asch taught music at Northwood University Midland campus music department and at Hartland Public Schools in Hartland, MI. She received further degrees in English and Education and taught kindergarten in the Detroit Public Schools. Her mother and father preceded her in passing. She is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Ellen and Howard Shertzer, nephews Kyle and Kevin Shertzer, and grandnieces Clara and Eliza. There will be a graveside service for Myrna at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 13th at Midland City Cemetery with Lyle Hanson presiding.Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the American Heart Association or Interlochen Center for the Arts.Arrangements for Myrna have been entrusted to the care of Smith-Miner Funeral Home.On line condolences can be left at smithminer.com

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