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Shirley was born on April 24, 1926 and passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2019.

Shirley was a resident of New Fairfield, Connecticut at the time of passing.

She graduated from Bassick High School, Bridgeport in 1943, and then attended Tufts University, Jackson College where she graduated in 1947 with a Bachelor of Science in mathematics.

Calling hours will take place on Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge Street, New Milford, CT. A funeral service will take place at The Church of The Palms in Sun City, AZ, on Saturday, October 12th at 1:00pm followed by burial at Sunland Memorial Park, Sun City.

Contributions in Shirley's memory may be made to the New Fairfield-Sherman Animal Welfare, 223 CT Route 37, New Fairfield, CT 06812 or the Best Friends Animal Society, 5001 Angel Canyon Rd., Kanab, UT 84741.