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Shanda Eyman


August 16, 1986
February 20, 2020

Visitation 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - Day Macz Funeral Home, Patoka
Funeral 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - Day Macz Funeral Home, Patoka

Shanda C. Eyman, 33, of Patoka passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020. She was born on August 16, 1986 the daughter of Steven and Brenda (Allen) Meseke in Centralia. She married Josh Eyman on March 3, 2012 and he survives in Patoka.

Along with her husband, Josh, survivors include her devoted mother, Brenda Sowers and husband Bruce of Farina; cherished children, Jonathan Eyman, Ethan Eyman, Andrew Eyman, and Nicolas Lowery; brother, Eric Bobbett of Salem; sisters, Paula Everett (Jerry) of Salem, Jennifer Maltman of Centralia, Heather Wells of Louisville; great-aunt, Mary Tucker of Salem; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Shanda was preceded in death by her father, Steven Meseke of Kinmundy; and her step-father, Jim Shuler of Patoka.

Shanda had a creative mind and loved to create unique arts and crafts. She enjoyed time outdoors and treasured time baiting her children’s hook while fishing and boating with them. Shanda was so blessed to be a mother and the time spent with her children was most precious to her. She liked working in her gardens and growing beautiful flowers. Shanda will be remembered as always putting her family first.

A celebration of life service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the Day Macz Funeral Home in Patoka. Interment will follow at Keens Chapel Cemetery in Farina. A visitation time will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home in Patoka. Memorials may be made in Shanda’s honor to the family’s wishes. Online condolences and memories of Shanda may be shared with the family by visiting and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.