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Obituary for Shirley Haushahn
Shirley L. Haushahn, 85, of Pekin passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Pekin Manor. She was born July 5, 1932 in Decatur to Dewey and Mildred Cunningham Lynch. She married John Haushahn Jr., November 20, 1952 in Las Vegas, NV; he preceded her in death in 2013. Her parents; three brothers and one sister also preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughter, Kathy (Emil Jr.) Steinseifer of East Peoria; sons, Danny (Brenda) Haushahn of Ocala, FL, Steven (Gayle) Haushahn of Bismarck, AR; grandchildren, Jonathan (Brandi) Haushahn, Alicia (Jason) Frank, Dallison Van Winkle; three step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Betty Lynch; several nieces and nephews and her friend of 50 years, Linda Stewart that has been by her side during her illness. Shirley worked as a realtor and later as an office associate for Lynch Aluminum. She was on the Board of Pekin Housing Authority for two years and a member of the Pekin Moose Lodge. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Abts Mortuary in Pekin with a graveside service on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Chillicothe City Cemetery at 11 a.m. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society in her name.