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Shelbyville, Illinois Funeral Homes
415 N Broadway Street
Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
(217) 774-3931
302 W Main Street
Shelbyville, Illinois 62565
(217) 774-2195
Shelbyville, Illinois Obituaries and News
Pilcher, Loren Raymond February 24, 2017

SHLEBYVILLE -- Loren Raymond Pilcher, 89, of Shelbyville, IL, died at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 23, 2017 in St. John’s Hospital, Springfield, IL. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 27, 2017 in the First Baptist Church of ... (Herald & Review)

Baird, William Joseph "Bill" February 23, 2017

SHELBYVILLE -- William Joseph “Bill” Baird, 88, of Shelbyville, IL, died at 8:42 p.m. Wednesday, February 22, 2017 in HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital in Shelbyville, IL. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, February 25, 2017 in Howe and ... (Herald & Review)

Howe & Yockey Funeral Home January 28, 2017

Ronald was born on May 17, 1940 and passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2017. Ronald was a resident of Shelbyville, Illinois at the time of his passing. He graduated from Shelbyville High School in the Class of... (

Betty Louise Miller, 87 January 23, 2017

Betty Louise Miller, 87, of Tower Hill, died on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, at Shelbyville Manor in Shelbyville ... During her career, she worked as an operator and a custodian at Illinois Consolidated Telephone Company. A member of the Dollville United ... (The Journal News)

Patricia Edwards January 08, 2017

Survivors include her daughters, Stephanie Edwards of Shelbyville and Tawnya Williams and husband Tom of Flat Rock; sister, Phyllis Catherine Thompson of Marion; and newphews, David Lee Thompson and wife Tina of Illinois and James Rick Thompson of Washington. (The Daily Republican)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Darien, Illinois
Be very careful with this funeral home. They may lack honesty, and or diligence. A year ago we lost a parent/In-Law. We used Modell because the parent's spouse was handled through them. During the arrangements ,with the owners daughter, we informed her that the Parent had changed it's mind, and instead of the full burial package, the Parent had previously decided on, the parent wanted Cremation, and a Memorial service at our Church. The Pastor had become a good friend. The Daughter worked with us on the Urn, cards and the arrangements of the remains. Yet, it appeared to us that she became preoccupied with other matters and wanted to give us over to someone else as soon as she could. On later reflection we questioned ourselves on her leaving us was due to the amount of money we were not spending. Months passed as I went through boxes of the parent's records, gotten food poisoning, and spent weeks sipping Broth and sleeping. As we did not pay in full immediately Modell put the account into collection. While recovering I spent an hour in the morning and another in the afternoon back in the boxes. Discovering, in a bundle of old Bank records, a Customer's copy of a Forethought Funeral Insurance policy written by Modell Funeral Home. I contacted Modell and the daughter answered. I told her what I had discovered, and her immediate response was how glad she was that she was not the person to have handled this. How that person should have checked the records. (She must have been doing something else when she spent over ten minutes checking, or she did find the records?, we do not know). She then asked to take care of the matter for us, for which I declined, having no confidence or trust in her or them. The story continues but the above is the essentials. I still question myself on whether or not she was diligent, or if she had found the policy. Did she have a lack of memory in handling us, or was she trying to cover herself. Did she put us in collection to further gain funds and cover themselves? What was nice, was that in the final meeting she never gave us or offer us any credit for there lack of service, Professional to the end. Oh, I forgot they messed up the cards.

Melrose Park, Illinois
Terrible service, untrustworthy, state closed him down for nonpayment

Eureka, Illinois
My friend wanted a simple no frills send off. Well I suppose that is exactly what she recieved. Parked in a corner of the basement (as in concret floor, pipes and crummy walls). She was a beautiful woman that could at times be excentric in her style. You would never have guessed that by the plane sheet that covered her. The array of headstones that were in the other corner were a nice touch, all that was missing were some spiderwebs and an errie tape in the back ground. There was not even a place to pray! I know that money plays a part, and that some people want simple but this was disrespectful. If they would donate a corner for the poor I would be willing to decorate it in memory of my friend, so no one elses family has to say good bye in such deplorable conditions.

Aurora, Illinois
Do not use this funeral service,take your loved ones somewhere else.they are very unprofessional and unreliable.Do not recommend

Harvey, Illinois
To Valencia and Terrance Moore and family, Our family extend our deepest condolences to you all. We know this is a difficult time for you, but have hope and faith in the beautiful promise OUR CREATOR has given to us. Revelations 21:3,4