Dorothy L. Shull (age 100) passed away May 30, 2020 at Mercer Manor, Aledo, Illinois. There will be no services or visitation per her request. Peterson Wallin Knox Funeral Home in Alpha is in charge of arrangements.   Memorials may be made to Hopewell Cemetery, New Windsor, Illinois.


Dorothy was born December 5, 1919 in Alexis, Illinois to C. Harrison and Audrey Wilson Kell. She married Clifford T. Shull February 12, 1938. He preceded her in death March 4, 1988. Dorothy was also preceded in death by six brothers, three sisters, a grandson, and 3 great grandchildren. Survivors include her son Wayne (Patricia) Shull, her daughter Sharon (Landis) Keyes, six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, and several great-great grandchildren.


Dorothy enjoyed spending time with all of her grandchildren and their families. She was known for her excellent cooking, gardening, needlework, and perfectly kept yard. She was a hard worker who accomplished many wonderful things in her 100 years including working for the Winola Elementary school food service for many years.