Marjorie Shiveley

Obituary of Marjorie L. Shiveley

Marjorie L. "Nanny" Shiveley, 83, Marion, entered the gates of Heaven at 10:38 am on Monday, September 16, 2019, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Marion on Friday, January 24, 1936, to the late George and Edna (Herring) Mitchell. She married Lester L. Shiveley, Sr., and he preceded her in death.

Marjorie worked at Owens-Illinois and United Technologies. She attended Grace Community Church and was a lifetime member of both Women of the Moose and Gas City Moose Lodge.

She was a huge animal lover and enjoyed many years with her dog, Dusty, before he passed away. Marjorie also loved to play Euchre and regularly played in the ladies Monday afternoon Euchre club. Cooking and baking were two of her favorite hobbies, and she was considered the best noodle maker in town. Marjorie also enjoyed watching NASCAR, with Jeff Gordon being her favorite driver.

She will be dearly missed by her daughter, Teresa (James "Bo") Timmons of Marion; son, Lester L. Shiveley, Jr., of Marion; grandson, Joshua Timmons; granddaughters, Christy (Aaron) Burbank of Gas City and Danielle Spaulding; and great-grandsons, Gavin, Camden, Brayde, Austin, and Braylon; sisters-in-law, Betty Mitchell, Doris Mitchell, Palma Shiveley, and Corrina Shiveley; best friend and cousin, Nona Kreischer; as well as several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Russell E. Shiveley, and brothers, Russell Mitchell, Edward Mitchell, Lester Mitchell, and Raymond Mitchell.

The family will receive visitors from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Friday, September 20, 2019, at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Storey Chapel, 400 E. Main St., Gas City, IN.

Immediately following the time of visitation, a service to celebrate Marjorie's life will begin at 1:00 pm with Rev. Dr. Tom Mansbarger officiating. Burial will take place at Grant Memorial Park.

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Interment Location : Section F Lot 438 Space 5.

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