Leva Shipman

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Leva Sue Shipman, nee VanHooser, 75, of Shiloh, IL, born August 18, 1946, in Springfield, MO, died Saturday, November 27, 2021, at Memorial Hospital East, Shiloh, IL.

Leva loved time with her grandkids, phone calls with her brother, and watching her families’ horses run.  She also enjoyed playing bingo, crossword puzzles, yard sales, and watching the Game Show Network and the Hallmark Channel. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinal baseball fan. Leva had a big heart and was a hard worker. She loved her family unconditionally and would do anything to help someone in need.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Ray Shipman; her parents, Vassie and Rosabell, nee Skaggs, VanHooser; a son-in-law, Wayne; and her sister, Carolyn.

Surviving are her daughters, Kim (Michael Ahring) Shipman and Shirley Worms; five grandchildren, Tanya, Taylor, Wayne Jr., Makenna, and Kynsleigh; a great-grandson, Liam; a brother, Vassie VanHooser; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and friends.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.

Visitation: Friends may visit from 12 noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Burial will be at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Belleville, IL.



6 Comments on Leva Shipman

kayla yon said : Guest Report Dec 10, 2021 at 3:19 PM

I miss you a lot

  • Marion
  • Illinois
Linda ( Moss ) Sturgeon said : Guest Report Dec 08, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Shirley and Kimmy, I'm so sorry for your loss, you had a wonderful mother and still do ! She has earned her wings and may she soar like an Eagle. So sorry for your loss, Linda Sturgeon

  • O Fallon, IL
  • IL
Donna Burns said : Guest Report Dec 07, 2021 at 10:31 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to help you get through this. And my condolences.

  • O Fallon
  • Illinois
Shannon and Sarah said : Guest Report Dec 06, 2021 at 6:33 PM

We are very sorry for your loss. Sue was always a joy to be around and we could see how much she loved all of you. Sending many thoughts and prayers to all of you.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Veronica L.Johnson said : Guest Report Dec 06, 2021 at 5:32 PM

So sorry for your loss.

  • Swansea
  • Illinois
kalertkaren@gmail.com said : Guest Report Dec 06, 2021 at 5:22 PM

First time I met Kimmy’s mom I love her dearly. So always told I was able come and see her anytime and she even later years down road said was part of the family that me so happy. And she met my new husband before she passed and said he was part of the family to. Kimmy I love you so a wonderful friend you are.

  • Smithton
  • Illinois

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