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Eunice Josephine Grimes

Birth Date: January 8, 1937
Death Date: May 4, 2018

Eunice Josephine (Shaff) Grimes, 81, of Decatur, IL passed away peacefully on May 4, 2018 at Heritage Health in Mt. Zion.

Eunice was born January 8, 1937 in Michigan and was raised in Pana, IL by her parents, Dwight and Alice Shaff.

She worked as a secretary for C. Bendsen Sign and Graphics. Eunice devoted her life to Jesus and loved to help others. She was a member of the musical group, ” The Rockin Grandmas”. During her spare time, she enjoyed playing Bunco with friends.

Eunice leaves behind to help cherish her memory her children, Brian Grimes (Valerie) of Phoenix, AZ, Dorinda Mormino of Highland, IL, Suzi Randall (David) of Decatur, IL, Rhonda Graper (Peter) of Sarasota, FL, Stephanie Eisenmenger of Villa Grove, IL; grandchildren, Logan, Brittany, Haley, Jordan, Samantha, Briana, Tanner, Taylor, AJ, Sydney, Kate, Allison; great-grandchildren, Jayla, Kaeman, Lyla, Michaela and former husband, Ronald H. Grimes (Beth) of Decatur, IL.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Jim Shaff.

Memorial service will be held 6:00 PM, Friday, May 11, 2018 at Graceland Fairlawn Funeral Home. Family will meet with friends from 5:00 PM till 6:00 PM Friday, May 11, 2018, at the funeral home. Cremation rites will be accorded. Private inurnment will be held at Fairlawn Cemetery.

Memorials: Heritage Health of Mt Zion.

Eunice’s family would like to extend a special thank you to the kind and caring staff of Heritage Health in Mt. Zion.

The Graceland Fairlawn Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Eunice. Condolences may be left to her family at

Memorial Service
May 11, 2018
6:00 pm
Graceland / Fairlawn Funeral Home
2091 N. Oakland Avenue Decatur, IL 62526
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May 11, 2018
5:00 pm
- 6:00 pm
Graceland / Fairlawn Funeral Home
2091 N. Oakland Avenue Decatur, IL 62526
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