The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

June 23, 2014

Sheila C. Stratton

The Clinton Herald

---- — Sheila C. Stratton

Jan. 27, 1954 - June 21, 2014

CLINTON — Sheila C. Stratton, age 60, of Clinton, passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014 at the University of Iowa Hospitals.

Cremation rites will be accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 24th at the Pape Funeral Home. A celebration of Sheila’s life with food and refreshments will follow at the park. Burial will be at a later date in St. Irenaeus Calvary Cemetery.

Sheila was born in Savanna on January 27, 1954, the daughter of Dale and Betty Clark. She graduated from Thomson High School.

Sheila married Daniel Stratton on November 10, 1999, in Clinton. Sheila had been employed at Drives, Inc. in Fulton for over 22 years. She had also been employed at Don’s Night Spot and currently at Poltergeist Pub.

She collected angels and bells, enjoyed cooking and canning, loved people and would do anything for anybody.

Sheila is survived by her husband Daniel of Clinton; three daughters, Pauline (Tim ) Smith, Cynthia Anderson (Rodney Morhardt) and Elizabeth Anderson (Chris Ferrell), all of Clinton; seven grandchildren, Zoey, Cloie, Sophie, Alisa, David, Dayton and Braxton; her step-mother, Honor Clark of Maquoketa; two brothers, Dale E. “Butch” Clark and Luvern Clark and two sisters, Cheryl Swadly and Myra Clark.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson, Shawn Matthew.

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Death date: June 21, 2014