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Diane Shelton

Birth Date: December 2, 1947
Death Date: March 15, 2017

Decatur – Diane Shelton passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 in Decatur, IL.

Private graveside services will be in Marrowbone Township Cemetery in Bethany, IL.

Diane was born on December 2, 1947 in Decatur, IL the daughter of William Carl and Jean Moody Shelton Hedges.

Surviving are her brothers, David (Kay) Shelton of Bethany; Mike (Paula) Shelton of Donnellson, IL; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

The family is being served by Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Ave. Decatur, IL 62526. Share memories and send condolences to the family at

Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Service details will be posted as soon as they become available.
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  1. I am deeply sorry for your loss. I had the pleasure to get to know Diane while working with her at Sears many years ago. I concidered her a dear dear friend and she will truly be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

    Sincerly, Betty Fulk

  2. To my wonderful cousins. Diane truly did have a heart of gold and I'm so thankful that we were able to visit at the Moody family reunion last June at Ginnie's farm. It is a lovely, fond memory that I will always cherish. Our condolences to you and I'm so sorry that I likely will not be able to attend services next weekend. With love and affection, Paul and. Sue (York) ozner

  3. To Dave and Mike and families,
    It's tough losing a sibling. So sorry that Diane lost her battle here on earth. Wish I could come be at the family gathering when she is laid to rest. Thankfully we all had a grand time together at the reunion at Ginnie's, and Diane made it a priority to be there in spite of her struggles.
    Much love to all,
    Kay Moody Senteney

  4. Dear Dave and Kay…you have our deepest sympathy in your great loss…many prayers for peace and comfort in the days ahead…love you guys, Jeff and Donna

  5. Dave and Kay –
    Noted the news of your sister's passing, and want to express our sincere sympathy. Family connections run deep in community's like Bethany, and our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Carol and Bob Tyler

  6. Dave, Mike and family,
    We are saddened to hear about Diane. Our sympathy and prayers are with all of you. So sorry for your loss.

    Pam and Larry Hissong

  7. Mike and Dave, I am sorry for your loss. Diane always called me Lil Jo because she was so much taller than me and kind of acted as my body guard. She was a loyal friend but also liked giving me a hard time. She will be missed.
    Carol ( Jostes) Becker.

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