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|Shinn, Lelia Anne
|Lelia Anne Shinn, 77, of 1728 Rock Island Ave. Galesburg, Ill. died at 1:25 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.
She was born October 17, 1934 in Galesburg to Everett W. and Myrna I. Smith Asbury. She married Floyd E. Shinn March 8, 1952 in Galesburg.
She is survived by her husband, Floyd; two sons, Donald Shinn and Chuck (and Kris) Shinn, both of Galesburg; a daughter, Nancy (and Dale) Johnson of Galesburg; a brother, Mike Asher of Texas; two sisters, Donna Favorite of Green Braier, Ark. and Jaylene (and Clyde) Boughton of Dahinda, Ill.; 10 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Gene Shinn; a daughter, Patty Lamb and a sister, Shirley Ennis.
Lelia was a homemaker and she worked for Cottage Hospital snack bar for ten years. She enjoyed being with people, loved gardening, cooking and being outdoors. She was an avid Chicago Cub fan.
Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. David Scholl will officiate. Visitation will be 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel. Burial will be in East Linwood Cemetery, Galesburg. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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