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Shane Eugene Smith

Birth Date: June 24, 1972
Death Date: January 1, 2018

Shane Eugene Smith, 45, of Decatur, passed away Monday, January 1, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur, surrounded by his family.

He was born June 24, 1972, in Decatur, to Gary and Judith (Oliver) Smith. He married Heather (Roberts) Wilhelm on June 12, 2010 in Decatur, IL. Shane loved watching NASCAR, going to concerts, traveling, mudding and four wheeling.

Shane is survived by his wife, Heather; two daughters, Hailey and Kyleigh Smith; his mother, Judith (Sean) Duffy; his father, Gary Smith; two sisters, Mandy (Kimball) Early and Brandy Smith.

Visitation services to celebrate the life of Shane will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, January 5, 2018, at Moran & Goebel Funeral Home. Memorials may be directed to the family.

The family of Shane Smith is being served by Moran & Goebel Funeral Home, 2801 N. Monroe St. Decatur, IL. Please view the obituary online, send condolences, and share memories at

January 5, 2018
4:00 pm
- 6:00 pm
Moran & Goebel Funeral Home and Cremation Services
2801 N. Monroe Decatur, IL 62526
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  1. Sorry about the Lost to all of Shane's family grew up knowing Shane for 30 years hadn't hanged out for 20 but still will be remembered rest in peace

  2. I am so appreciative of Shane's willingness and generosity when it came to hosting my daughter at the house. Your love of life was infectious (not sure I could do mudding though). May your soul rest in peace and strength and courage go out to your lovely daughters and phenomenal wife, Heather.

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