Shelly C. Lile
Shelly C. Lile, 86, of Springfield, died at 3:15 pm, Thursday, January 22, 2015, at his home. He was born June 6, 1928 in Green County, KY, to Shelly M. and Lois Cook Lile. He married Wilma Jean McReynolds on November 6, 1955 and she preceded him in death on February 14, 1999. Also preceding him in death are his parents; two sisters and two brothers. Survivors include his significant other, Sharon Schultz of Springfield; one niece and several nephews.
He worked for Sangamo Dairy and Kerasotes Theaters. Later he owned and operated Town and Country Upholstery and he then moved to Southern Illinois and owned a farm and orchard. He was a US Army Veteran serving in the Korean War.
Visitation: 5-7 pm, Monday, January 26, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Graveside Service: 12 noon, Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Russell Forbis officiating.