, 73 of 121 W. Simmons St., Galesburg, IL died at 12:50 PM Friday November 25, 2005 in OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg.
She was born June 7, 1932 in Knox County, IL the daughter of Otto Roy and Edna Holmes Weedman. She married Fred Shepherd. She later married Lawrence Tuthill.
She is survived by two sons, Danny Shepherd of Waterford, Michigan and Michael (wife Sandra) Shepherd of Galesburg, two brothers, Edward Weedman of Galesburg and David Weedman of Missouri, one sister, Ruth Ann LaGrow of Galesburg, ten grandchildren, and ten great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister.
She worked as a cook at a number of nursing homes including Americana Nursing Home and Rosewood Care Center, retiring in 1995. She lived in Galesburg her entire life. She graduated from Galesburg High School. She was a member of the Bethany Baptist Church.
Graveside services will be 10 AM Saturday December 3, 2005 in Victoria Cemetery, Victoria, IL. The Rev. John Carlson will officiate. There will be no visitation. Memorials can be made to the Bethany Baptist Church. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel in charge of arrangements.