Maris Dian Shake
January 17, 1938 - August 06, 2017


Maris Dian Shake formerly of Mt. Pulaski, IL passed away on September 6, 2017, at the age of 79. Maris was born on January 17, 1938,  the daughter of Frederick O Kline Sr. and Naomi (Hollingsead) Kline. In 1959 she married Donald Eugene Shake of Morrisonville, IL. He preceded her in death.She is survived by two daughters, Kathy Burkey of Las Vegas, NV., and Laurie Chuba of Herndon, Va.; one sister Darlene Brown of Atlanta, Georgia;  four grandchildren: Zachary Chuba, Nathan Chuba, Cooper Burkey, and Emma Burkey. Maris worked as an accountant and kept books for many local businesses. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Pulaski for 46 years. She had a beautiful voice and sang in the choir.  Maris loved to bake and was famous for her amazing pies and homemade chicken and noodles. A memorial service will follow at a later date. Donations in memory of Maris can be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital or Smile Train. 

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