Shirley D. Rahlfs, nee Easterly of Belleville, Ill., born in Murphysboro, Ill., passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, in St Louis, Mo.
Shirley was a member of Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church of Belleville, Ill. She was a loving mother, and will be truly missed.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward R. and Ethel J., nee Jaggerman, Easterly; and a brother, Fred Adams.
Surviving are her husband, Earl Rahlfs; loving daughter, Brenda (James) Lickenbrock of Marissa, Ill.; brother, Rex (Jennie) Easterly of Pickens, S.C.; sister, Dolores Seward of Florissant, Mo.; and other family members, and close friends.
Memorials in Shirley's name may be made to Calvary Lutheran Church of Belleville, Ill.; Granite City A.P.A, or Washington County Partners for Pets.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.valhallagardensandfuneralhome.com
Visitation: Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015, at Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, at Calvary Lutheran Church in Belleville, Ill., with S.A.M. Diane Maertens officiating. Interment will be in Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.
VALHALLA GAERDNER HOLTEN FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 12, 2015