Michael (Mike) Lee Shinn, age 54, of Quincy, Ill., died peacefully at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill., June 14, 2020.
Mike was born Dec. 30, 1965, the son of Elmer and Carol Shinn. Stacey Blanford was a long-time companion of Mike’s and died earlier on March 10, 2015. Mike married Kim Moore Aug. 16, 2018, in Quincy.
Mike graduated from Keokuk Senior High School in 1984. After completing high school he proudly served in the U.S. Navy. He was blessed with two wonderful children, Alexandria and Michael John.
Mike is survived by his wife, Kim Shinn; his two children, Alexandria Shinn and Michael John Shinn and his fiance’, Brittney Lueders; two stepchildren, Nate and Andrew Moore; grandchildren, Benjamin, Rylee, and Aria; step grandchildren, Elliott and Cooper; special niece and nephew, Stefanie and Dylan Blanford; his parents, Elmer and Carol Shinn; his brothers and sisters, Sherry Koester, Gary Shinn, Connie Hopkins and Suzanne Baird; and his beloved dog, Quincy.
Mike truly enjoyed many years of hunting in Colorado with his dad, brother, son and friends; boating with his wife; playing with his grandchildren; and hunting mushrooms. He will be missed dearly!
Mike will be cremated and no services are planned at this time. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to Kimberley Shinn to be used for the grandchildren’s education.
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of arrangements www.hansenspear.com.