Shelbyville Daily Union


March 18, 2013

Loretta Eileen Stokes

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Loretta Eileen Stokes


Loretta Eileen Stokes, 77, of Mattoon died March 17, 2013 in Odd Fellow-Rebekah Home, Mattoon.

Graveside services will be 1:00 pm Tuesday, March 19 in Pleasant View Cemetery, Assumption.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Loretta was born June 27, 1935 in Stonington, IL the daughter of Kenneth and Eileen (Allen) Stivers. She married Roger Stokes June 29, 1966 in Taylorville, IL.

Loretta was a homemaker, a member of the Southern Baptist Church of Assumption and a Charter Member of the Shelbyville Eagles Club.

Surviving are her husband; sons O.E. Jr. (Denise) Rightnowar of Harrisburg, PA, Philip Rightnowar of Mattoon, IL, Roger Lee Jr. (Michelle) Stokes of Taylorville,IL; daughters Catherine Eileen (Jeff) Earnest of Neoga, IL, Roxie (Brad) Grimm of Lenore, ID; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death are her parents and two brothers.

Seitz Funeral Home, Assumption has been entrusted with the care and service arrangements. Condolences for the family may be left at

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