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Shirley J. Oliver

 
October 28, 1923 - July 18, 2016
 

Shirley J. Oliver, 92, of Springfield, died at 12:50 am, Monday, July 18, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Home. She was born October 28, 1923, in Springfield, to Kenneth and Viola Ramey Knight, Sr. She married George M. Oliver on February 17, 1950 and he preceded her in death on February 16, 1968.

She is survived by one son, Todd (Maribeth) Oliver of Springfield; two grandchildren Megan and George Oliver; one sister Karen Kessler of Staunton; one brother Kenneth (Sue) Knight, Jr. of Shelby, NC and several nieces, nephews, cousins, great nieces and great nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; two brothers, William Troop and Keith Knight.

Shirley was a member of South Side Christian Church. She was an avid CUB fan.

She was a Kentucky Fried Chicken franchisee.

Visitation: 4-7 pm, Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 10 am, Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Robert Green officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Home, 3306 South 6th Street Road, Springfield, IL 62703

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, July 21, 2016

Time: 10:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, July 21, 2016

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Address:

1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Home, 3306 South 6th Street Road, Springfield, IL 62703


Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Service Information

Date: Thursday, July 21, 2016

Time: 10:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, July 21, 2016

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Address:

1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

Memorial Information

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Home, 3306 South 6th Street Road, Springfield, IL 62703


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