Shirley Jean Goff, 79, of Granite City, Ill., born Sep. 6, 1934, died Monday, August 4, 2014, at Sterns Nursing and Rehab in Granite City, Ill.
Shirley was a homemaker, and a member of the Elkettes.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Goff, whom she married on Aug. 2, 1958, in Madison, Ill.; her parents, Fred and Gladys, nee Williams, Ohms; a sister, Evelyn Clinton; and a brother, Raymond Ohms.
Surviving are three children, Beth (Bob) Dittman of Granite City, Ill., David and Lisa Goff of Denver, Colo., and Eric (Laura) Goff of Park Ridge, Ill.; four grandchildren, Megan Dittman, Matthew, Kaitlyn and Ryan Robert Goff; three sisters-in-law, Sharen (Jim) Horn, Gloria Ohms, and Maryann Buscher; a brother-in-law, Charles J. (Jean) Goff; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the
- St. Louis Chapter, Attn: Walk Support, 9370 Olive Blvd., St. Louis, Mo., 63132; St. John's Adult Day Care of Collinsville, Ill., or the Community Care Center Food Pantry, Granite City, Ill.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, August 7, 2014, at Thomas Saksa Funeral Home, Granite City, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, August 8, 2014, with Rev. Henry Crippen officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Glen Carbon, Ill.
THOMAS SAKSA FUNERAL HOME,
Granite City, Ill.
Thomas Saksa Funeral Home
2205 Pontoon Rd Granite City, IL 62040
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Aug. 6, 2014