|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1935|
|Death: ||Oct. 12, 2011|
October 14,2011 - Decatur Herald-Review
CERRO GORDO - Shirley J. Funk, of Kokomo, Indiana, formerly of the Cerro Gordo area, passed into Jesus' arms at 1:52 a.m. Wednesday, October 12, 2011, at Samara Memory Care facility, Kokomo, Indiana. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 17, 2011 at Rock Springs Church of God, Decatur, IL, with visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, October 16, 2011 at Brintlinger and Earl Cerro Gordo Funeral Home,Cerro Gordo, IL. Burial will be in East Frantz Cemetery, near Cisco, IL.
Shirley was born October 5, 1935, in Decatur, IL. the daughter of William Harold and Winifred Porter Bunning. She married Samuel W. Funk in Moweaqua, IL. on October 9, 1955. He survives.
Shirley was a member of Rock Springs Church of God in Decatur and Cornerstone Commuinity Bible Church in Galveston, IN. She worked part-time at Milmine Library and the Piatt County Nursing Home. Shirley was a devoted wife and wonderful mother, freely giving of herself whenever she was asked. She helped her husband with the family farm until their retirement in 2005. She considered her daughters-in-law as her own and was very proud of her family. She just adored her grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, who were her pride and joy.
She is survived by her husband; Samuel, of Kokomo, Indiana; two sons; Samuel Mark (Jeanna)Funk, of Decatur IL; John David (Maria) Funk of Galveston, IN; five grandchildren; Christopher (Sarah) Funk, of Decatur, IL; Robert (Rachel) Funk of Moweaqua, IL; Jessica (Nicholas) Carter, of Harristown, IL; Elizabeth (Jacob) Isenburg, LaPorte, IN, and Zachary Funk, of South Bend, IN; and 10 great grandchildren; sister Beverly (Duane) Rarick of Moweaqua, IL, and brother William H "Bill"Bunning, Jr. of Front Royal, VA
Samuel W Funk (1934 - 2012)*
East Frantz Cemetery
Created by: Beverly Seitz
Record added: Oct 14, 2011
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