Nancy G. Shelly
Normal- Nancy G. Shelly, 76 of
Normal passed away at 10:30 pm on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at
Sugar Creek Alzheimer's Special Care Center in Normal. Memorial
services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 12, 2013 at
First United Methodist Church in Normal with Rev. Ray Owens
and Rev. Scott Carnes officiating. Visitation will be at
10:30 a.m. prior to the services on Saturday at the church.
Inurnment will be at Roselawn Cemetery in Tallahassee.
Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home is assisting the family with
Nancy was born on February 23, 1936
in Amsterdam, New York, a daughter of Edgar Cecil and Lillian May
(Billings) Peddie. Nancy attended Wilbur H. Lynch High School in
Amsterdam, NY and was a graduate of Pompano Beach High School,
Pompano Beach, FL in 1954. She married Michael B. Shelly in April
of 1991, he survives;
In addition to her husband Michael,
Nancy is survived by a daughter, Amy Elizabeth Lang (Jody) Houston
of Tallahassee, FL; a step_daughter, Gretchen Shelly of Normal; a
granddaughter, Emma Faith Houston of Tallahassee, FL; a
step-granddaughter, Kari Sue Clark of Bloomington and a step-
grandson, Mathew Clark of Normal.
She was preceded in death by her
Nancy graduated with honors from
Florida Southern College in Lakeland, FL in 1958. She resided in
various cities in Florida: Orlando, Naples, and St. Petersburg.
From 1974-1991 she lived in Tallahassee, FL; in April of 1991 she
moved to Normal, IL
She was employed at Florida State
University, Center for Professional Development in Tallahassee, FL
from 1985-1991. In 1992 she began her employment at the Illinois
Great Rivers Conference of the United Methodist Church in
Bloomington and retired in 2004.
She was a member of St. Paul's
United Methodist Church in Tallahassee, FL and First United
Methodist Church, in Normal, St. Andrew's Society, Tallahassee and
a member of Phi Mu Sorority at Florida Southern College.
Nancy greatly enjoyed traveling and
Memorial contributions in Nancy's
name may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
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the family at kiblerbradyruestman.com.
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