Pauline Esther Nance 89 of Petersburg, IL, formerly of Shelbyville, IL passed away at 5:00 AM Friday Jan. 8, 2010 in Menard Convalescent Center in Petersburg, IL.

Pauline was born Feb. 18, 1920 in Sidney, IL the daughter of John and Mamie Warren Redenbaugh.

She married Avery Nance and he passed away Feb. 22, 1975.

Pauline worked as a waitress and cashier in various restaurants in Las Vegas, NV, Albuquerque, NM and Champaign, IL.She loved dogs and cats and was an avid flower gardener.

Surviving are her companion of many years, William Mabe; daughterCheryl Frank of London, England and son Jon Brockett and companion Stella Patterson of Champaign, IL; grandchildren: Randy Frank, Berkley Becker and Sidney Brockett; three great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Avery, parents, three brothers and one sister.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday Jan. 14, 2010 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville.Rev. Tom Compton will officiate.Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville.On line condolences may be directed to the family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com