Deaths Death Notices
VANORMAN, Shirley M. (Noody)
VANORMAN - Shirley M. (nee Noody)
Of West Seneca, September 2, 2017, at the age of 83. Beloved "child bride" of the late George R. VanOrman; loving mother of Kathleen (James) McLaughlin, Richard, Suzanne (James) Leonard and David (Suzanne); extraordinary grandmother of Sarah McLaughlin (Michael Mangano), Ryan VanOrman, Colin McLaughlin and Leanne Schad; also survived by sister-in-law Cynthia Herbst, nieces, nephews and cousins; favorite, special person of Chichi, the chihuahua. Shirley was the friendly face at Antoinette's-on-the-Hill for over 25 years. She loved Sunday morning polka music, CSI programs and the weather channel. Shirley donated her body to UB School of Medicine for research. Memorial donations may be made to Buffalo Hospice or the SPCA.