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Shelva Sue Forbes

August 9, 1940 - June 7, 2019

  • Private
  • Memorial Service
  • June 22, 2019 | 11:00 A.M.
  • Oak Hill Cemetery
    Geneva, Illinois
  • Burial Location
    Oak Hill Cemetery

Shelva Sue Forbes age 78, of Harvard, Illinois formerly of St. Charles, Illinois passed away June 7, 2019 at her daughter’s home. She was born to Leonard and Eva Harris in Lacon, Alabama. She was a home maker and loved her children with all of her heart. She had a great sense of humor, and also used her talent for making blankets for the homeless shelters.

She is survived by her children; Belinda (Tim) Durant, Debra (Mark)Durham, Amelia Troutman, Connie Kleppetsch, Kenneth Troutman, Kimberly Troutman, nine grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Shelva was preceded in death by her parents, husband Richard, and two brothers.

A celebration of Shelva’s life will be scheduled in August. Burial will be private.

To leave an online condolence for the family, visit the funeral home’s obituary page at For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles, 630-584-0060.


Tiffany from Genoa, IL

"Thank you for all the great memories Grandma! All the love you showed me and my family will forever be tucked inside my heart. Hugs and kisses from me to you!"

Lisa from St. Charles , IL

"Grandma sue was the naiborhood grandma.. She was so nice to all the kids on the block .. She will be missed .. Keep watching over everyone."

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