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Marjory Frances Ganshaw, 84, wife of a former Wilson town justice, died Sunday (Jan. 28, 2001) in Cape Cod Hospital, Hyannis, Mass., after a brief illness.

Born Marjory Lawler in Michigan, she was a graduate of Sacred Heart Academy in Buffalo and attended Mount St. Mary's Academy for a year.

Formerly a resident of Wilson, she was the wife of William E. Ganshaw, a former Wilson Town judge. She was a member of Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church and its Altar and Rosary Society, the Gnostic Guild, the Wilson Historical Society and Sigma Mu Gamma sorority.

Mrs. Ganshaw also was a member of the Niagara County Girl Scout Council as well as a troop leader and Cub Scout den mother.

In addition to her husband, survivors include a son, David W. of Massachusetts; a daughter, Mary Ellen of Wilson; a brother, Joseph Lawler of Middlesex; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 a.m. Saturday in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Lake Street, Wilson. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Wilson.


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