Funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, St. Joseph Catholic Church of Pilot Grove with burial in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Rosary and visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at the church. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, at St. Francis Xavier Church in Carbondale, Ill., with a family receiving line at 10:30 a.m. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
Born Jan. 9, 1953, in Marshall, she was the daughter of Henry L. and Helen M. Hoff.
She was a founding member and Senior Vice President at First Southern Bank in Carbondale, Ill. She was a member of St .Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Carbondale where she served on the parish council. She volunteered within the community with organizations such as Carbondale Community Arts, Girl Scouts of America and various other women's organizations.
She is survived by her son Matthew Shay of Littleton, Colo.; her daughter Sarah Shay of St. Louis; two grandchildren, Taylor Shay of St. Louis and Max Shay of Littleton, Colo.; her mother, Helen Hoff of Marshall; her brothers, Steve Hoff of Pilot Grove, Ed Hoff of St. Louis and John Hoff and Tom Hoff, both of Marshall; two sisters, Barbara Churchill of Columbia and Mary Lammers of Boonville; and numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father and her brother, Michael.
Additional information provided per family recompense.