Shelbyville Daily Union

Obituaries

September 18, 2012

Connie Jane Roney

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Connie Jane Roney

Shelbyville

Connie Jane (Finks) Roney, 63, of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 2:33 AM Monday Sept. 17, 2012 in Springfield, Memorial Hospital in Springfield, IL.  

Connie was born Nov. 29, 1948 in Shelbyville, IL the daughter of James O. and Betty Jane (Montgomery) Finks Sr.

She married Jay L. Roney on Sept. 19, 1970.

She attended Stevens College in Columbia, MO and Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL.  Connie was first and foremost a home maker for her family. Formerly, she was employed at Finks Jewelers and as a legal secretary for attorneys, Tom Finks and James Proffitt, all in Shelbyville.  She also served on Glenwood Cemetery Board of Directors

She loved her family above everything, and her greatest joy were her beloved grandchildren.

Surviving are her husband Jay; son, Jared Lynn Roney and his special friend, Melinda Johnston of Shelbyville and daughter Lisa Jane Ellerbrock and husband Bradley of Atkinson, IL; grandchildren: Calla Lynn Roney, Cole Bradley Ellerbrock and Kendall Jane Ellerbrock; brothers: Mason Finks and wife Ginny of Aurora, CO, James O. Finks Jr. and wife Patti, Tim Finks of Shelbyville and Tom Finks and wife Valerie of Taylorville, IL and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM Friday Sept. 21, 2012 in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville.  Connie's brother, Mason Finks and Gary Crowder will officiate. Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 PM Thursday in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville.  Memorials may be made to Pride Packages (gift packages for our U.S. Veterans who are protecting all of us)

On line condolences may be directed to the Family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com

 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Walton Wright

    Walton Roy “Short” Wright 74 of Decatur, IL, formerly of Wrights Corner, IL, passed away at 6:05 AM Monday July 28, 2014 in Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IL.

    July 29, 2014

  • Elmer I. Lutz

    Elmer I. Lutz Jr., 84, passed away at 12:20am July 26, 2014 to be with his Heavenly Father.

    July 28, 2014

  • Rose Mary Maxfield.jpg Rose Mary Maxfield

    Rose Mary Maxfield, age 96, of Wharton, TX, and formerly Washington, D. C., died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at The Heights of Tomball nursing center following a brief illness.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Darcy Boehm

    Darcy Boehm, 49, of Shelbyville passed away Sunday (July 27, 2014).

    July 27, 2014

  • Carter obit Judith Carter

    Judith Elaine (Mose) Carter, 64, of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 4:11 p.m. Sunday July 27, 2014, in St. John’s Memorial Hospital in Springfield, IL.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sherry Kay Spitzner

    Sherry Kay Spitzner, 54, of Flora passed away at 4:29 a.m. Friday (July 25, 2014) at the Clay County Hospital, Flora.

    July 27, 2014

  • Walter Atig.jpg Rev. Walter Attig

    Rev. Walter Wendal Attig, 91, of Mattoon, IL died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 1:09 p.m. at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marilyn Smith.jpg Marilyn J. Smith

    Marilyn J. Smith, 71, of Moweaqua died July 24, 2014 in Decatur Memorial Hospital.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Roy Eigsti.jpg Roy Eugene Eigsti

    Roy Eugene Eigsti, 81, of Shelbyville, IL, was surrounded by his family when he passed away at 8:03 p.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 in St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur, IL

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Robert Bridgman .jpg Robert L. "Bob" Bridgman

    Robert L. “Bob” Bridgman, 76, of Findlay, IL died July 19, 2014, in his home.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

Featured Ads
AP Video
Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue
Poll

Should the minimum wage for workers be raised in Illinois?

Yes
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

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