Patricia Lynn Shelton, 88, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 1:05 A.M. October 7, 2018 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital. She was born January 22, 1930 in Mount Vernon to the late Henry Richard and Yetive (Mulvaney) Schramm. Patricia married David L. Shelton on June 10, 1948 in Mount Vernon. They were blessed with 38 years of marriage before he preceded her in death on June 21, 1986.
Patricia is survived by her daughter, Janice Shelton of Mount Vernon; sister-in-law, Marjorie Schuchardt of Mount Vernon; nieces, Cindy McBryar and Daonna Depoister Start; nephew, Randy Depoister; and cousin, Roberta “Bobbi” Hewins.
Patricia worked at the Mammoth in Mount Vernon for 36 years. She was a member of Logan Street Baptist Church. Patricia will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
A Visitation will be held Wednesday, October 10, 2018 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. at the Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Chapel in Woodlawn, Illinois. The Funeral Service will begin at 11:00 A.M. with Reverend Merle Fullerton officiating. Interment will follow. Memorials: Mama V's Rescue.