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SHELP, TERESA J.
SHELP - Teresa J. (nee Sardina) Born in Buffalo, NY, January 14, 1933, age 83, widow of Russell L. Shelp, she is a former resident of Hoosick Falls, NY, she died Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at Bennington Health and Rehab following a long illness. Daughter of the late Joseph and Biaggia (Bova) Sardina and survived by two sisters, Jo and Lena of Buffalo, NY. She received her education in the Buffalo schools. She enjoyed bingo, playing cards and especially spending time with her grandchildren. Teresa was predeceased by a son, Russell J. Shelp. Survived by daughter, Tina Stifter (Shelp) of Bennington; six grandchildren, Rich, Jessica, Gregory and Melissa Stifter of Bennington, and Ashley and Joseph Shelp of Buffalo; six great-grandchildren, Rich Jr., Russell, Kaydnn, Sean, Nevaeh and Michael; she also had several nieces, nephews and cousins. Memorial services celebrating the life of Teresa Shelp will be held at Our Lady of Hope (formerly Annunciation), Lafayette Ave. and Grant St., Buffalo, NY, on Friday (today), at 4:00 PM.