Shelbyville Daily Union

Obituaries

November 28, 2012

Daisy Irena Stevens

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Daisy Irena Stevens

Shelbyville, IL

Daisy Irena Stevens, 104, of Shelbyville, IL, died at 2:45 p.m. Monday, November 26, 2012 in Shelbyville Manor.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, December 2, 2012 in Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville with Gary Crowder officiating and Eastern Star rites by Order of Eastern Star Shelbyville Chapter #69.  Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Saturday.  Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville, IL.  Memorials may be given to Shelby Memorial Hospital Foundation or Lincolnland Hospice.

Daisy was born on October 17, 1908 in Pickaway Township, Shelby County, IL, the daughter of John Henry and Mary Ann Lofland Shaw.  She attended Shelbyville High School.  Daisy was a C.N.A. at Shelby Memorial Hospital for many years.  She later provided in-home care for families in Shelbyville.  She attended the former Free Methodist Church of Shelbyville.  Daisy was a member of Order of Eastern Star Chapter #69 and a life member of the VFW Auxiliary both in Shelbyville.  She married Paul Stevens on January 19, 1925. He died on July 8, 1982.

She is survived by her son, Gayle Stevens of Shelbyville; daughter, Marcella Wirey of Findlay; 10 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; many great grandchildren & step-great grandchildren; many  great great grandchildren & step-great great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Paul; sons, Paul Kendall Stevens and Lawrence Eldon Stevens; son-in-law, Eugene Wirey; daughters-in-law, Jean Stevens, Roberta Stevens, Sarah Jane Stevens and LeaAnn Welton;  seven grandchildren; sisters, Violet Carter and Lilly Shaw; and half-sisters, Rosemary Cresswell, Geneva Dailey and Ethel Jean Shaw.

Send condolences at www.howeandyockey.com

 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Kenneth Dean Childress.jpg Dean Childress

    Kenneth Dean Childress, 92, of Trilla, Illinois, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 in Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospital in Coles County, Illinois.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marva Jean Perry

    Marva Jean Perry, 75, of Effingham, IL, passed away at 7:34 PM Saturday April 19, 2014 at St. Anthony Memorial Hospital in Effingham, IL.

    April 21, 2014

  • Marva Jean Perry

    Marva Jean Perry 75 of Effingham, IL, passed away at 7:34 PM Saturday April 19, 2014 in her home.

    April 20, 2014

  • Linda Nees.jpg Linda D. Nees

    Linda Darlene Nees, 59, of Shelbyville, IL, died at 2:10 a.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Taylorville Memorial Hospital, Taylorville, IL.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Betty Glasscock.jpg Elizabeth Lois "Betty" Glasscock

    Elizabeth Lois “Betty” Glasscock, 87, of Gays IL, passed away at 8:45 PM Friday April 18, 2014 in Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Doris Niehls.jpg Doris Jean Niehls

    Doris Jean Niehls, age 80, of Barto, PA passed on from this life Wednesday, March 26 2014. She died on the family farm at the home of her son Jonathan and his wife Mary (Colden), with loving family.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Linda D. Nees

    Linda D. Nees, 59, of Shelbyville, IL, died at 2:10 a.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Taylorville Memorial Hospital, Taylorville, IL.

    April 17, 2014

  • Wanda King.jpg Wanda June King

    Wanda June (Schwenker) King, 76 of Forsyth, IL (formerly of Shelbyville, IL) was called to her eternal home on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 9:06 PM at home in Forsyth, IL with her loving family by her side.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wanda J. King

    Wanda J. King ,76, of Forsyth, IL, passed away at 9:06 PM Tuesday April 15, 2014 in her home.

    April 16, 2014

  • Merritt Sanders.jpg Merret Sanders

    Merret B. Sanders, 90, of Catlin passed away on April 13, 2014 at Presence Covenant in Urbana.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

Featured Ads
AP Video
SKorea Ferry Toll Hits 156, Search Gets Tougher Video Shows Possible Syrian Gas Attack Cubs Superfans Celebrate Wrigley's 100th Raw: Cattle Truck Overturns in Texas Admirers Flock to Dole During Kansas Homecoming Raw: Erupting Volcanoes in Guatemala and Peru Alibaba IPO Could Be Largest Ever for Tech Firm FBI Joining Probe of Suburban NY 'Swatting' Call U.S. Paratroopers in Poland, Amid Ukraine Crisis US Reviews Clemency for Certain Inmates Raw: Violence Erupts in Rio Near Olympic Venue Raw: Deadly Bombing in Egypt Raw: What's Inside a Commercial Jet Wheel Well Raw: Obama Arrives in Japan for State Visit Raw: Anti-Obama Activists Fight Manila Police Motels Near Disney Fighting Homeless Problem Michigan Man Sees Thanks to 'bionic Eye' S.C. Man Apologizes for Naked Walk in Wal-Mart Chief Mate: Crew Told to Escape After Passengers
Poll

Do you think the United States should become more involved in the advancements of Russia into the Ukraine?

Yes, militarily
Yes, as peacemakers
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Helium debate
Helium