Shirley's Story

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Shirley Jane (Sibley) Curl, 91, formerly of Danville, passed away Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, at Decatur Memorial Hospital.
Shirley was born July 27, 1926, in Normal, Ill., the daughter of Arthur Sibley and Marie (Sibley) Aschermann.
She married James A. Curl on May 24, 1946, in Mount Carmel, Ill.
She attended Villa Grove schools and graduated from Paris High School.
Shirley enjoyed bingo and exercising at the YMCA, where she was a member for over 40 years. During her retirement years, Shirley, along with her husband Jim, was a Texas "snowbird" and also traveled to Arkansas. She was always a good listener and loved helping people.
She attended St. Paul's Catholic Church in Danville.
Shirley was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother and grandson.
She is survived by two daughters, Janet Glick (Harold) of Springfield and Christine Michael (Cloyce) of Decatur; four grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 10-11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 1, at Sunset Funeral Home, 3940 N. Vermilion St., Danville, followed by a memorial service with Father Bo Schmitt . Burial will be in Danville National Cemetery.
Please join Shirley's family in sharing memories, video and pictures on her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com
Published on August 29, 2017
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