- March 3, 1941 - November 21, 2012
- Hoopeston, Illinois
of James' Passing
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The family of James Shoufler Sr.
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“dad,not a day goes by that we don't think of you,we all miss you very much.We want you to know we all keep an eye out on mom,she is doing very well...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: tracy anderson - MO - daughter
“You were so loved by so many..u will be miss so very much...love ya dad.
2 of 7 | Posted by: Misty - Adair, IA - daughter
3 of 7 | Posted by: Courtney Luttrell - Emmetsburg, IA
“Grandpa: I will never forget anything about you, thank you a bunch for letting me sleep in between you and grandma when i was a little sh** and would...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Courtney Luttrell - Emmetsburg, IA
“My sincerest condolences to the family. I hope Jim's passing was peaceful, as was his cousin, my husband of 47 years, John's. God Bless All of you....Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Ida Shoufler - Farmer City, IL
“SOME OF OUR BEST TIMES TOGETHER ( ME & JIM) WAS WHEN WE WENT FISHING AND CAUGHT A BUNCH OF BLUE GILLS AND BOBO AND HIS GREAT GMAW WOULD COOK THEM UP...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: tom shoufler - salome., AZ
“Shuffy,im going to miss you.whenever I went somewhere,you were the one to watch my cats.Its going to be hard not seeing you when I come over to your...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Elizabeth Kissack - Milford, IL
James Arthur "Jim" Shoufler Sr., 71, of Hoopeston, IL, formerly of Milford, IL, passed away at 4:18 P.M. Wednesday November 21, 2012 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL. He was born March 3, 1941 in Watseka, IL, the son of John "Jack" and Pearl (Finnley) Shoufler. He married Jennifer Clingenpeel on July 10, 1975 in Powderly, KY. She survives in Hoopeston.
He is also survived by: three daughters, Tracy (Mike) Anderson of Warsaw, MO, Misty Shoufler (Chris) of Adair, IA and Shannon Shoufler (Leland) of Adair, IA; James Shoufler Jr. of Mathis, TX and William Pentecost of Stockland, IL; one sister Jane (Rick) Keller of Cayuga, IN; nine grandchildren, Amber (Justin) of Brockton, MA, Brittany (Coulton) of Anita, IA, Joshua of Ft. Wainwright, Alaska, Courtney of Emmetsburg, IA, Regan, Kendall, Ryan and Brayden all of Adair, IA and Spencer of Stockland, IL; one great-grandchild on the way and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister Jackie and one grandson Jesse.
Mr. Shoulfer worked for Reeves Bros. Construction in Milford, IL. He served in the United States Army. Jim enjoying fishing and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.