MINONK – Shirley Ruth Zivney 87, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal.
She was born Nov. 13, 1930, in Streator, the daughter of Louis and Ruth Schneider Jochums. She married Shirley E. Zivney on Oct. 7, 1951, in Minonk. He died Nov. 11, 2012.
Survivors include two sons, Joseph Zivney, Lovington and Gregory (Diane) Zivney, Yuma, Ariz.; one daughter, Nancy “Nan” Zivney, Milwaukee, Wis.; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and one brother, Jack (Joan) Jochums, Minonk.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister, June Bell, and one daughter-in-law, Shelia Zivney.
Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Minonk with the Rev Kenneth Harris officiating. Visitation will take place Friday afternoon from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service in Minonk Township Cemetery, Minonk.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.