Shirley M. Triplett (1935-2016)

Shirley TriplettShirley M. Triplett

June 18, 1935 – April 27, 2016 

Shirley M. Triplett (nee Brown), 80, of O’Fallon, IL, born June 18, 1935 in Greenville, IL, passed away Wednesday, April 27, 2016 in Swansea, IL.

Shirley was a member of Central Christian Church in O’Fallon, former member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Shirley enjoyed doing arts, crafts and sewing. She was a terrific cook sharing her food with many, passing her time working on her family genealogy and spending quality family time putting together large jigsaw puzzles.

She was preceded in death by her two husbands; 1st husband; William R. Pittman, 2nd husband; Arthur Triplett, parents; Marshall & Lillian M. Brown (nee Bimes), and 1 son; Mikelin Pittman.

She is survived by her 4 children; daughter; Rhonda Pittman of Belleville, IL, son; Russell Pittman of O’Fallon, IL, son; Daniel (Tammy) Pittman of Sedalia, MO, daughter; Teresa Pittman of Affton, MO, 6 grandchildren, Steven Williams, Krystal Reamer, Robert Williams, Pamela Pittman, Bruce Pittman and Elyse Pittman. 5 Great grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association Condolences and tributes may be extended to the family online at

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 from 9:00 am -11:00 am at Schildknecht Funeral Home, 301 S. Lincoln Ave. O’Fallon, IL. 62269

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 11:00 am at the funeral home with Rev. Darren McCormick officiating.

Burial will follow at Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Greenville, IL.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home.