|Shirley A. Repp 78, of Avon, IL, passed away Friday, July 23, 2010 at Cottage Hospital, Galesburg, IL. She was born August 29, 1932 in Raritan, IL, the daughter of Roy and Edna VanDoren Vernoy. She married Robert McIntire in 1954; he preceded her in 1955 and later married Richard E. Repp on July 18, 1959 in St. Augustine, IL.
She is survived by her husband Richard Repp of Avon, IL; children Cathy (Dennis) Ruff of Avon, IL, Tim Repp of Avon, IL, Pat (Kris) Repp of Kirkwood, IL, and Mike (Trish) Repp of Greenville, SC; 8 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, 1st husband, 1 brother, and 2 sisters.
Shirley was born in Raritan, IL. She attended school in Avon, IL; she moved back to Raritan her senior year graduating from Media-Weaver High School class of 1950. After marriage she moved back to Avon where she has lived since. She worked for the telephone company in Galesburg, IL from 1955-1959. She worked at Avon Oil as a bookkeeper, worked at Sandburg and Brown Grocery, and then worked for Tompkins State Bank where she retired from. She was a member of the Avon Federated Church. She enjoyed her grandchildren's activities.
Funeral service will be Monday July 26, 2010, 10:00 am, at the Avon Federated Church. Family will receive friends on Sunday July 25, 2010, 2:00-4:00 pm at the Corman Memorial Home, Avon, IL. Burial will be in the Avon Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society and or the Avon Federated Church. Please sign the guestbook at www.cormanmh.com. Corman Memorial Home, Avon, IL, is in charge of the arrangements.