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Shirley "Jane" McGinnis

October 15, 1932 October 5, 2018
Shirley "Jane" McGinnis
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Obituary for Shirley "Jane" McGinnis

Shirley “Jane” McGinnis, age 85, of Mattoon passed away at 5:50 p.m. on Friday, October 5, 2018 at Mattoon Healthcare.
Memorial Mass honoring her life will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 320 North 21st Street, Mattoon, IL 61938. Burial will follow at Dodge Grove Cemetery. Schilling Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Jane was born on October 15, 1932 in Mattoon the daughter of Thomas and Captolia (Nelms) Shelly.
Survivors include her children, Gary L. (Sally) McGinnis, Rose Epperson (Kris Kolpino), Steve McGinnis and Joyce Bushue; grandchildren, Aaron Lewis, Nathan McGinnis, Ryan McGinnis, Sean McGinnis, David Epperson, Alan Epperson, Angelina McGinnis, Joessa McGinnis and Kolton McGinnis; sisters, June (Kenneth) Wilkinson and Susan Dare. Jane was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Sarah Packer and brother, Donald Wilkinson.
Jane was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mattoon. She worked for several years at General Electric. At 40 years old, Jane put herself through nursing school. She worked as Director of Nursing at Douglas Rehabilitation before her retirement. Jane enjoyed gardening, listening to Pavarotti and had a love for cats. She was a ‘tell it like it is’ kind of person. Jane will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved her.

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Memorial Service




10:00 AM 10/11/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 10/11/2018 11:00:00 AM
Immaculate Conception Church

320 North 21st St
Mattoon, IL 61938

Immaculate Conception Church
320 North 21st St Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Dodge Grove Cemetery Final Resting Place

917 N. 22nd St.
Mattoon, IL 61938

917 N. 22nd St. Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

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