Virden - Norma Eileen Shores, 72 of Virden, IL passed away at her home with family at her side at 7:25 a.m. Sunday June 19, 2011.
Norma was born Jan. 27, 1939 in Springfield, IL the daughter of Frederick and Eileen (Crumly) Conwill. She married Ervin D. Shores May 20, 1958 in Springfield, IL. Norma was a graduate of Glenwood High School. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Virden, IL and the Prairie Red Hatters of Virden, IL and formerly worked as a classroom aide for the Virden School District.
Norma is survived by her husband, Ervin of Virden, IL, a son Christopher D. Shores, daughters, Theresa R. (Lynden) Dambacher and Traci D. (Spencer) Bishop all of Virden, IL, grandchildren, Ryan & Rhett Dambacher and Sarah, Sydnee and Shaelyn Bishop all of Virden, IL, Chelsey Smith of Girard, IL brothers, Frederick (Sandy) Conwill of Modesto, IL and William Conwill of Girard, IL, sister, Joyce (Charles) Payne of Girard, IL, several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.
Norma was preceded in death by her parents, a brother Douglas Conwill and a sister Ruth Henry.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday June 21, 2011 at Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Virden, IL with a prayer services at 7:00 p.m. Funeral mass will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday June 22, 2011 at Sacred Heart Church, Virden, IL with burial at Oak Grove Cemetery, Modesto, IL. Memorials may be made to Grace Place, c/o of Grace Southern Baptist Church, Virden, IL. Please visit calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com to leave a comment for the family.
Published in The State Journal-Register on June 20, 2011