Shirley Isaacs

Shirley Isaacs

Shirley Isaacs, 83, of Cobden, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, at Integrity Healthcare in Anna. 

She was born on June 20, 1936, the daughter of Walter E. and Eva Jane Hoyle Absher. 

She married Robert “Bob” Isaacs on May 29, 1954, in Crown Point, Ind.             

She is survived by her husband, Robert “Bob” Isaacs of Cobden; children Marilyn (Frank) Kohnke, Teresa (Steve) Hook, Sandra (Ray) Lewis, Robert Jr. (Tracy) Isaacs and Michael (Sheila) Isaacs; grandchildren Brittany (Robert) Kohnke, Steven and Christopher Hook, Shannon Hein, Brook Pulido, Amanda Stone, Tabitha Isaacs, Heather Mailloux, Donald “Bubba” Isaacs and Michael Isaacs; 19 great-grandchildren; siblings Bobby Absher, Frank Hartline and Charlie Hartline; her dearest friend, Dorothy Mitchell and her family; beloved pets, Buddy, Boudreaux and Ellie May; other relatives and friends. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Walter Absher and Jack Absher; and sisters Rosemary and Sue. 

She loved to travel with her husband Bob and she enjoyed fine dining.           

At this time, no services will be conducted. Memorials can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden is in charge of arrangements.

The Gazette-Democrat

112 Lafayette St.
Anna, Illinois 62906
Office Number: (618) 833-2158

Sign Up For Breaking News

Stay informed on our latest news!

This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
13 + 7 =
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.
Comment Here