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Obituary for Shirley Stout (Beardslee)

Shirley J. Stout, 88, of Silvis, IL, passed away peacefully Saturday, September 24, 2022, at New Perspective in Silvis, IL.

Per her wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. Memorial services will be held Thursday, September 29, 2022, at Wendt Funeral Home, Moline, IL, at 4:00 pm with a one-hour visitation prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Compassus Hospice, 4101 John Deere Rd., Ste 1, Moline, IL.

Shirley Beardslee was born August 30, 1934, in Greenville, MI, to Lewis D. and Catherine (Hansen)Beardslee. On April 21, 1956, she married Richard D. Stout in Greenville, MI.

She attended Ferris State College prior to her marriage. She loved going to Michigan State football games with Richard, going to their condo in Muskegon, MI, and attending her grandchildren's sporting events.

Survivors include daughters; Debra Stout of Greenville, MI, Pam (Dave) King of East Moline, IL, and Sheila (John) Burden of Tucson, AZ; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, James (Nan Anderson) Stout of Chicago, IL; sister-in-law, Joan (John) Ingersoll of Sahuarita, AZ; grandchildren, Nick King, Katie (Howard) Davis, Allison (Steve) Henry, Jacob Burden, and Spencer Burden; great-grandchildren, Braedon King, Howard Davis III, Kingslee Davis, Cameron Henry, and a special friend Keith Yuskis.

The family would like to thank the staff at New Perspective and Compassus Hospice for their exceptional care.

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