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Shirley E. Rohan

Shirley E. Rohan, age 70 of Loose Creek, passed away Friday, February 4, 2011, at her residence.

Shirley was born June 30, 1940, in St. Louis a daughter to the late Emil J. and Henrietta (Schulte) Balleydier, Sr.

Shirley attended school in St. Louis and was self-employed for over 30 years. Shirley moved from St. Louis to Cooper Hill in 1971.

Formerly married to Edward F. Rohan, Sr. for 25 years. He preceded her in death on November 4, 2002.

Shirley was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Creve Coeur and enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, working on puzzles and spending time with her children and grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Shirley is survived by: one son, Edward "Buzz" Rohan and his fiancAC.e Donna Taggart of Lake Ozark, three daughters, Kathy Hentges and her husband Mike of Loose Creek, Diana Simmons and her husband Leroy of Pacific and Linda Von Behren and her husband David of Hermann, five brothers, Donald Balleydier of the state of West Virginia, Emil J. Balleydier, Jr. of Ballwin, Stanley Balleydier of Marthasville, Darryl Balleydier of Wildwood, David Balleydier of Union, one sister, June Robbins of Eldon, 13 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and friends.

In addition to her parents Shirley was preceded in death by one sister, Arlene Hausman and one grandson, Chad Thoenen.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Sunday, February 6, 2011 at Morton Chapel in Linn with funeral services following at 3:00 p.m. with Fr. I.C. Medina officiating.

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Very Sorry To Hear Of Your Loss She Was A Very Caring Person To All

Frank Feb 8 2011 12:00 AM

Kathy, Cassie, and boys, I am so sorry for your loss. I know that Nan was an important person in everyones lives and she will live on in your memories.

Jennifer Heimericks Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM

Linda and the Rohan Family, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Michele McCleary Petty Feb 7 2011 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Debbie Jaegers(Haslag) Feb 6 2011 12:00 AM

I will truly miss one of the finest, most honest and loving woman. Thanks Aunt Shirley for being the odd one out and sticking up for me. I will always love and remember you for that and more. Love Kimmie

Gilberto & Kim Fierro Feb 6 2011 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Lifetime friend of the children of Donald Balleydier.

Sharon Stewart Bradford Feb 6 2011 12:00 AM

We loved Shirley. What a blessing she was to us. She was fun, hard working and beautiful inside and out. We will miss her. God bless her family!

Cheryl and AJ Probst Feb 6 2011 12:00 AM