CHILLICOTHE - Shireen S. Coats Schwartz, 66, of Chillicothe passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014 at UnityPoint Health-Methodist in Peoria.
She was born July 12, 1947, in Pekin to Richard and Winifred Kalb Seegar. She married Ronald J. Schwartz on Oct. 29, 2001, in Las Vegas, Nev., and he survives.
She is also survived by her daughter, Courtney (Donald) Cantrell of Chillicothe; son, Corey (Shannon) Coats of Chillicothe; five grandchildren, DeLaney, Hailey, Lindsey, Sidney and Xander; and one nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Shawn Seegar.
Shireen was a cosmetologist and a successful business owner/operator of Shireen's Finishing Touch in Peoria for many years. She was a graduate of Flamingo Beauty College and National Champion of Cosmetology.
She loved her grandbabies very much.
Cremation has been accorded, and a celebration of life will be held Friday, March 21, 2014, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Peoria Pizza Works in Peoria Heights.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Career Logics Institute of Hair Design, 1904 Sheridan Road, Pekin, IL 61554, c/o Shireen Seegar Cosmetology Fund.
The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at csmico.com.