Celebrating the life of Shirley B. Tegeler
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Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2022 at Ebenezer Reformed Church in Morrison, officiated by Rev. Peter Kicheon Ahn, pastor of Fenton United Methodist Church. A luncheon will be held at the Fenton United Methodist Church after the memorial service. There will be a memorial visitation from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, July 22nd at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home. A memorial will be established by the family.
Shirley was born February 3, 1947, in Geneseo, IL to Virgil W. and Ruth F. (Blackert) Newlon. She attended Hooppole, IL grade schools and was a 1965 graduate of Annawan, IL High School. She attended secretarial school in Chicago, IL. On April 6, 1968 she married Arlyn C. Tegeler in Hooppole. Shirley first worked for the Chicago Board of Trade, then as a secretary for the steel mill and Tegeler Equipment, until becoming a fulltime mother and homemaker. She was a member of the Fenton United Methodist Church and served on their board. She also served on the Auxiliary Board at Resthave Home in Morrison. Shirley liked to entertain friends and family in her home, and she enjoyed traveling. She had gone on a number of overseas trips. She also loved visiting her daughters and grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Arlyn; three daughters, Nicole (Carol Hudgins) Tegeler of Tampa, FL; Tori (Jeremy) Brandow of Champaign, IL, and Libby Tegeler of Denver, CO; four grandchildren, Jacob and Jaden Tegeler-Hudgins; Oliver and Miles Brandow; one sister, Gloria (Richard) Morris of Arlington Heights, IL; two brothers, Kenneth (Mary) Newlon of Sterling, IL and Richard (Dottie) Newlon of Atlanta, GA.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her father and mother-in-law, Clarence and Dorothy Tegeler.
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