MITCHELL Steven L. Shapuras, 52, Mitchell, passed away at 1:55 a.m. Friday, November 14, 2008, at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Born February 4, 1956, in Westville, Illinois, he is the son of Robert and Mary Ann (Delhaye) Shapuras. He married Michelle M. Tungate May 10, 1980.
He worked for General Motors from 1974 until 2008 where he was a superintendent of quality control for General Motors in Fort Wayne. He graduated from Westville High School in 1974 and General Motors Institute in 1979.
He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and Shrine Club in Danville, Illinois. He enjoyed watching NASCAR (specifically following Kevin Harvick), and football, gardening, and hunting with his friends, Rod, Gary, and Joe. He also enjoyed camping at Sugar Mill Lake with his family and dog, Scruffy, in the spring and summer months.
Surviving: wife, Michelle Shapuras, Mitchell
daughter, Jodi Shapuras, Mitchell
parents, Robert and Mary Ann Shapuras, Westville, Illinois
brother, Robert W. Shapuras and wife, Jill, Terre Haute
several nieces and nephews
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, November 17, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Rev. C. Allen Colwell officiating.
Friends may call from 3:00-7:00 p.m. Sunday and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Monday at the funeral home.
Mitchell Masonic Lodge No. 228 F & AM will conduct a memorial service at 7:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family at chastainfuneralhome.com