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Shirley Gilbert

Shirley  Gilbert, nee Harris, 77, of Waterloo, IL, died April 18, 2022, in Columbia, IL. She was born September 12, 1944, in Whitewater, MO.

    She is survived by her daughters Patti (Chris) Roth-Lax, Kathy Gilbert, and Christina (Andrew) Mescher; grandchildren Erica (Clinton) Schulte, Ryan Roth, Cameron Roth, Payton Gibbs, and Alex Mescher; great grandchildren Ryder and Madden Schulte; sisters and brothers Juanita Brown, Terry Harris, Barbara Wilkenson, and Debbie Donovan; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

    She is preceded in death by her parents Roscoee H.  & Margarie L.  (nee Cook) Harris, sister Sandra Lee Busiek, brother Sam Harris, aunt Maxine Harris.

    Shirley was a member of St. Paul UCC - Floraville, Women's Guild, Bible Study, and Book Club.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Monroe County Humane Society

Private Services will be held.

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A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Gilbert

Karen Kelsey and Mike Moniger Apr 24 2022 11:46 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Gilbert

Richard and Darline Weihl Apr 22 2022 8:32 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Gilbert

Cindy Stemler Apr 20 2022 4:42 PM

You will be missed by me a lot. I no longer have my porch swing buddy and close friend and confident. Lane my service dog will miss the belly rubs. You were a good friend to me. There will always be a spot for you on my swing.

Karen Cates and Lane. Apr 20 2022 4:40 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Gilbert

Tracy Scheibe Apr 20 2022 2:44 PM