Bloomington, IL, Illinois
1932 — 2021
Shirley Ann Dahme, 88, of Bloomington, IL, peaceably passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at Carle BroMenn Emergency Center, Normal, with family present. Private crypt interment will be in the Building of Peace mausoleum, East Lawn Memorial Gardens, Bloomington. Shirley was born on a farm near Bowdle SD on September 14, 1932, the daughter of Fred and Dorothy (Merkle) Dollinger, the youngest of three children. She graduated from Plainview Academy, a private religious boarding high school in Redfield SD in 1951, during which time her parents moved to a farm near Aberdeen SD. She married Orval Dahme in Aberdeen on June 4, 1953. He survives. Orval's maternal grandmother knew Shirley's...