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Loretta Shue

7/13/1940 - 1/10/2019

PEKIN ~ Loretta J. Shue, 78, of Pekin, passed away at 6:05 a.m. Thursday, January 10, 2019 at Timbercreek Rehab & Health Care in Pekin.

Born July 13, 1940 in Union, Missouri to HenryA. And Veldia G. (Taylor) Kohler, she married Franklin D. Shue, Sr. on January 12, 1957 in Pekin. He survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Franklin Shue, Jr. of Taylorville and Roger (Jo) Shue of Delavan; two daughters, Monica Depew and Susan (Rick) Shults both of Pekin; ten grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren and one brother, Steve (Violet) Kohler of Pekin.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three grandsons, one brother, Carl and three sisters, Diana Kohler, Doris Osterman and Shirley Woolard.

A homemaker, Loretta was a member of In His Honor Club, Pinochle Club and a 40-plus year member at the Pekin Union Mission, where she also taught Sunday School.

Loretta was a member of Normandale Reformed Church in Pekin.

Her graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, January 14, 2019 at Lakeview Cemetery in Pekin. Pastor Dave Craig will officiate.

Memorial contributions may be given to Normandale Reformed Church, 2001 South 2nd Street, Pekin, Illinois 61554.

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