Shirley M. Leverton


Died: July 25, 2013
Shirley M. Leverton, age 71, of Creve Coeur, passed away Thursday July 25, 2013 at 11:04 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. She was born January 15, 1942 in Peoria to Theodore and Stella (LeConte) Cramer. She married Lawrence "Larry" Leverton June 4, 1960 in East Peoria. He survives along with her mother, Stella Cramer of East Peoria, one daughter, Lori Wrhel of Tipp City, Ohio, two sons: Steve (Missy) Leverton of East Peoria, Roger Leverton of Creve Coeur, six grandchildren: Jarrett, Sara, Jenni, Stephi, Payton, and Lizzi Leverton, two sisters: Nancy (Bob) Riddle of East Peoria, Janet (Jerry) Berkley of East Peoria, and one brother, Roger Cramer of East Peoria. She was preceded in death by her father, Theodore Cramer. Shirley was a Beautician and a Homemaker. When her children were young she was very active and past president of the Mothers Club at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School in East Peoria. Funeral services will be Tuesday July 30, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria. Visitation will be Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Fondulac Cemetery in East Peoria. Memorials may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Please view Shirley's obituary online at

Remmert Funeral Home

521 E Washington St
East Peoria, IL