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Opal I Shoemaker

December 18, 1930 July 5, 2019
Opal I  Shoemaker
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Obituary for Opal I Shoemaker

Opal I. Shoemaker, 88 of Maroa, IL passed away 10:31 P.M. July 5, 2019 at her family residence, Maroa, IL.

Visitation will be 10 – 11 AM Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. Private graveside services will immediately follow the visitation at the Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL with Scott Marsh officiating.

Memorials may be directed to the Texas Christian Church or the Maroa Fire and Rescue.

Opal was born December 18, 1930 at home in DeWitt County, IL the daughter of Thelbert and Viola (Benningfield) Wise. She married Willard D. Shoemaker July 6, 1952 at the Maroa Christian Church. He passed away July 25, 2016.

Survivors include her children, Gay W. Shoemaker, Maroa, IL; Eric E. Shoemaker, Maroa, IL; Linda M. (Mark) Welch, Council Bluffs, IA; Marsha E. Shoemaker, Schaumburg, IL; Melody A. (William) Morse, Kansas City, MO; 5 grandchildren, David (Jesse) Shoemaker, John (Cassy) Shoemaker, Jillian (Julio) Medrano, Joseph (Charis) Welch, Jacob Welch, 7 great-grandchildren, 1 step-great grandchild, 2 nieces, Shirley (Robert) Marquiss, Vienna, IL and Sheila Dawson, Bethany, IL.

She was preceded is death by her parents, 1 sister, 1 brother-in-law and nephew.

Opal was a farm wife and homemaker.


Previous Events

Visitation

Tuesday

9

Jul

10:00 AM 7/9/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 7/9/2019 11:00:00 AM
Calvert Funeral Homes - Maroa Chapel

202 S. Wood
Maroa, IL 61756

Calvert Funeral Homes - Maroa Chapel
202 S. Wood Maroa 61756 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Maroa Cemetery Final Resting Place

East Washington Street Road
Maroa, IL 61756

East Washington Street Road Maroa 61756 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Memorials

Memorials may be directed to the Texas Christian Church or the Maroa Fire and Rescue.
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