Donald Shain

Donald Shain
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Donald O. Shain, 81, of Freeburg, IL, born October 30, 1933, in Gorham, IL, died Saturday, February 28, 2015, at Freeburg Care Center, Freeburg, IL.

Donald owned and operated D&S Vending Company and D&S Auto Wash, both in Freeburg, IL.  Donald was a patriot at heart and a lifelong Republican.  He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals and St. Louis Rams fan.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Beulah J., nee Quinn, Shain; two brothers, David Shain and D.C. Shain; and two sisters, Alice Sullivan and Georgia Woolsey.

Surviving are a son and two daughters, Daniel Shain of Freeburg, IL,
Pamela Shain of Freeburg, IL,
and Angela Adams of Mascoutah IL;
three grandchildren, Donald Adams, David Shain, and Danielle Shain;
a great-grandson, Bryer Shain;
his dear friend and mother of his children, Mary E. Shain;
and an ex-wife, Diana Shain.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation:  Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, and from 9 to 10:20 a.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL.

Funeral:  Funeral procession will leave at 10:20 a.m. Thursday from the funeral home for a 10:30 a.m. graveside service at Elmwood Cemetery, Freeburg, IL.

Condolences Left For Donald Shain

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time.Don was a great guy and we know he will by missed.

Gary hoffmann & Mary Mordis, Fairmont city, IL, 62201

My thoughts and prayers for the family members at this sad time. Mr.Shain was a good man and a good friend. He will be missed

Bruce Kasper, Freeburg, IL, 62243

I’m so sorry to hear about Don, he was one of a kind and will be missed greatly by many. May God hold you all in his hands as you grieve and know he is at peace
Sincerely Fay

Fay Dixon, Freeburg, Il, 62243


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