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Dorothy Frances Shull Sperling

Monday, January 21, 2008

Dorothy Frances Shull Sperling, 81, of Marshall, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008, at Peninsula Cemetery. Rev. Randy Shannon will officiate. Friends may call Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall.

She was born March 26, 1926, in Cooper County, the daughter of the late Willie Allen Shull and Jennie Bryan Sanders Shull. She married Theodore Sperling in 1967 in St. Charles; he preceded her in death in 1995.

Survivors include two stepsons, Ted Sperling of Lansing, Mich., and Jimmy Sperling of the state of California; one brother, Ralph Shull of Independence; two sisters, Ethel A. Newton and Lena Mae Self, both of Marshall; and nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Albert Shull and Charles Henry Shull, and two sisters, Betty Reed and Naomi Shull.