We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Shirley McDonough

A funeral service will be held Saturday, January 9, 2016 for 81 year old Shirley McDonough of Ellis Grove, IL who died Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at her home in Ellis Grove, IL.

Shirley was born February 22, 1934 in Ellis Grove, IL, the daughter of Ralph and Margaret (Knott) Seymour. She married Lawrence McDonough on August 25, 1951 in Ellis Grove, IL and he survives of Ellis Grove, IL.

Also surviving are three children, Larry McDonough and Bruce McDonough both of Ellis Grove, IL and Donna Schroeder of Chester, IL. Three siblings, Robert Seymour of Snowflake, AZ and Carrie Miers and Linda Blow both of Ellis Grove, IL. Six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild along with nieces, nephews, cousins and friends survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son-in-law Scott Schroeder, one brother Richard Seymour and one sister Norma Hall.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Friday, January 8, 2016 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL. Visitation will continue after 9am Saturday, January 9, 2016 at the First Baptist Church in Ellis Grove, IL.

A funeral service for 81 year old Shirley McDonough will be held at 11am Saturday, January 9, 2016 at the First Baptist Church in Ellis Grove, IL with Rev. Bill McCluskey officiating.

Burial will be in the Ellis Grove City Cemetery in Ellis Grove, IL.

Memorials can be made to the Youth Group of First Baptist Church in Ellis Grove, IL.

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