Ola Alberta Shoot, age 79, of Greenup, Illinois passed away on September 30, 2016 at 12:23 am at the Cumberland Rehab and Health Care Center in Greenup, Illinois.
Alberta was born January 11, 1937 in Cumberland County to Ole and Aslee (Lake) Ray. Alberta married Richard Lee Shoot on March 4, 1954. Surviving is her husband of 62 years; daughter Sheila (Ken) Williams of Monticello; son Jeff (Debbie) Shoot of Greenup and daughter Cindy (Jeff) Light of Toledo; brother Leon (Marilyn) Ray of Toledo; grandchildren Heather (Blaine) Kurth, Brad (Kristie) Swim, Tony (Andrea) Lindsay, Jennifer (Nathan) Estes, Jeremy Shoot, Melissa (Chris) Archer, Megan (Mark) Brassard, Marcie (Bart) Holsapple; great grandchildren Maya and Rylee Kurth, Noble, Silas and Josey Swim, Hailey, Kendall and Cameron Lindsay, Gabby Estes, Gage and Griffin Shoot, Jaykob and Julia Archer, Jaydelin and Tinley Brassard, Brylee and Blaedyn Holsapple. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, two sisters and one great granddaughter.
Alberta worked at Quinn Broom Works for many years. She was a member of the Toledo Christian Church and was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 11:00 am at the Toledo Christian Church. The Barkley Funeral Chapel in Toledo is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Cumberland Rehab Auxiliary.