February 25, 1932 - July 3, 2014
Doris R. Standley (nee Sharp) Of Minooka, IL passed into Eternal Life on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at the age of 82 years. Doris was born the daughter of Benjamin and Jennifer (nee Gordon) Sharp on February 25, 1932 in Marseilles, IL. She was united in marriage to her beloved Eldon Standley on November 19, 1967. She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Eldon Standley; one daughter, Pam Swanson; and two sons, Larry Nelson and wife Cheryl and Bruce Nelson; seven grandchildren, Brian Swanson, Derek Swanson, Nicole Harrington and husband Jeff, Nathan Nelson and wife Evangelia, Matthew Nelson and wife Aleksandra, Eldon Nelson and Patty Nelson; five great grandchildren, Douglas, Collin, Padraig, Lexie and Collin as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents, Benjamin and Jennifer Sharp; first husband, Bill; two brothers, Bob Sharp and Howard Sharp; two sisters, Betty Sellars and Grace Hoover. Doris dearly loved her faith, her family and the friendship of her neighbors. She brought delight to the day and to those around her by expressing her joy through singing and walking her faith in love. She enjoyed finding those "hidden treasures” at garage sales and she was a wonderful care giver to her feline and canine “companions” Amy, Barb and Charlie. How blessed we were to have the one that makes saying goodbye so hard. Funeral Service for Doris R. Standley will be begin at 12:00 PM on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at The Maple Funeral Home located at 24300 W. Ford Rd., Channahon. Pastor Steve Good of United Methodist Church, Channahon officiating. Interment Riverview Cemetery, Marseilles, IL. Donations may be directed to Channahon United Methodist Church or Joliet Area Hospice. Visitation also on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 from 10:00 AM until service begins. For information www.themaplefuneralhome.com
Doris R. Standley (nee Sharp) Of Minooka, IL passed into Eternal Life on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at the age of 82 years. Doris was born the daughter of Benjamin and Jennifer (nee Gordon) Sharp on February 25, 1932 in Marseilles, IL. She was... View Obituary & Service Information
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