Date: Memorial Gathering: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 pm
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missour 63028
Date: Memorial Service: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Time: 2:00 pm
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Peaceful Ridge Cemetery, DeSoto, Missouri
Memorials may be made to Shriner Hospitals for Children, Office of Development, 2001 S. Lindbergh Blvd, St Louis, MO 63131-3597
Earl Gene Shoemaker, age 83, of Pevely, Missouri entered into rest June 17, 2018 at Mercy Jefferson Hospital in Festus. He was a retired graphic arts operator at Dow Chemical Company and was a member of the Scottish Rite/ 32nd Degree Masons; he enjoyed traveling and woodworking. Born January 11, 1935, in St Louis, Missouri, to the late Earl Julius and Olga Jean (Purdom) Shoemaker.
Survived by his family which includes sons, Earl "Wayne" (Debbie) Shoemaker of Pevely, MO, Michael (Terri) Shoemaker of Barnhart, MO, Richard (Elizabeth) Shoemaker of Omaha, NE, daughters, Linda Geren of Port Canaveral, FL and Lori (Dan) Upchurch of Ukraine, step-daughter, Lynda Rizen of Oklahoma City, OK, sister, Sharon (John) Pinkston of St Louis, MO, several grandchildren and great grandchildren. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother, Terry Shoemaker and son, William Shoemaker.
David Griggs and Mark McMullin will officiate the service.