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Martha E. Shrode

August 7, 1925 March 5, 2019
Martha E. Shrode
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MARTHA E. SHRODE
August 7, 1925 - March 5, 2019

Martha Ellen Shrode, 93, of Mendota formerly of Sheridan passed Tuesday evening, March 5, 2019 at Heritage Health Care in Mendota.

Martha was born August 7, 1925 in Mounds, Il. To Lowell & Theresa (Richardson) Cook. She was joined in marriage to John Denzil Shrode on August 22, 1944 in Cairo, IL. John passed November 5, 2011. Martha was a member of the Sheridan United Methodist Church and had worked for over 30 years as a secretary for the Sheridan Grade School.

She is survived by her daughter Cheryl (Allen) Miller of Mendota; her two sons, Jerry Shrode of Woodland Park, CO, John (Connie) Shrode of Fort Collins, CO; her daughter in-law, Kendra Shrode of Midland, MI; six grandchildren, Dr. Lamara Shrode, Blake Shrode, Bart (Nancy) Shrode, Lindsey (Robert) Thompson, Shelley Shrode, Haley Shrode and eight great grandchildren.

Martha was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John; a son, Larry Shrode; three brothers, Lowell Cook Jr., Franklin Cook. Melvin Cook and a sister, Helen Cook-Holderfield.

Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Sunday, March 10th at the Gabel-Dunn Funeral Home Ltd. 333 W. Church St. Sheridan, IL, 60551. Phone 815-496-2003. The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday at the funeral home with Pastor Velda Wright of the Sheridan United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will be at the Sheridan Cemetery.

Memorials may be directed to the Mendota Area Senior Services, 1901 Tom Merwin Dr., Mendota, IL. 61342.

For information or to leave a condolence message visit www.dunnfamilyfuneral home.com


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Previous Events

Visitation

Sunday

10

Mar

3:00 PM 3/10/2019 3:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 3/10/2019 5:00:00 PM
Gabel-Dunn Funeral Home

333 W. Church St.
P. O. Box 27
Sheridan, IL 60551

Gabel-Dunn Funeral Home
333 W. Church St. Sheridan 60551 IL
United States

Service

Monday

11

Mar

11:00 AM 3/11/2019 11:00:00 AM
Gabel-Dunn Funeral Home

333 W. Church St.
P. O. Box 27
Sheridan, IL 60551

Gabel-Dunn Funeral Home
333 W. Church St. Sheridan 60551 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Sheridan Cemetery Final Resting Place

400 E. Si Johnson Ave.
Sheridan, IL 60551

400 E. Si Johnson Ave. Sheridan 60551 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Mendota Area Senior Services, 1901 Tom Merwin Dr., Mendota, IL, 61342

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