|Mildred D. "Millie" Sheer|
|December 04, 1926 - September 20, 2010|
|East Moline, Illinois
|Visitation: 4-7 pm, Thursday, September 23, 2010 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Milan, IL|
|Funeral Service: 10 am, Friday, September 24, 2010 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Milan, IL|
|Mildred D. Sheer, 83, passed away on Monday, September 20, 2010 at Hope Creek Care Center, East Moline. Services for Ms. Sheer will be 10 am Friday at the Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 201 E. 4th Avenue, Milan. Visitation with the family will be Thursday from 4 – 7 pm at the funeral home. Burial will be in Greenview Memorial Gardens in East Moline.
Millie was born on December 4, 1926 in Canton , MO, the daughter of Arthur E. and Loreta J. Breedlove. She enjoyed working at the Rock Island County Health Department retiring in 1997. Mildred dearly loved her four children, Wm. Scott (Sheila)Sheer of Rock Island, Teresa (Larry) Ballinger of Clearwater, FL, Linda Hendrickson of Oak Forest, IL, and Marc (Corinne) Sheer of Arvada, CO; her six grandchildren, Rob, Candy, Noelle , Andy, Kim and Caly; and her ten great-grandchildren. She was blessed with and cherished her two sisters, Dorothy Black and Shirley Breedlove.
Millie’s mind remained sharp and clear right up to the end of her life here on earth. She was an avid reader often reading 6-7 books a week. She was the president of the Hope Creek Resident Council for many years. She cheered the Bears and the Cubs.
The family would like to thank the staff at Hope Creek Care Center for their loving care and compassion. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.wheelanpressly.com