Deaths Death Notices
SCHWARTZ, Shirley R. (Helper)
SCHWARTZ - Shirley R. (nee Helper) Age 97 on February 15, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Alvin N. Schwartz; devoted mother of Alvin M. (Linda James) Schwartz and Susan J. Schwartz; dear sister of Mickey (late Sheldon) Groden and the late Edward (Rose) Helper; aunt of several nieces and nephews. Loved by many dear friends. Shirley worked alongside her husband Al for thirty years in their store Schwartz's Menswear. Funeral service will be held on Friday 11:00 AM at AMHERST MEMORIAL CHAPEL, INC. 281 Dodge Road. In lieu of flowers those wishing may make donations to the North Tonawanda History Museum, 54 Webster St., North Tonawanda, NY 14120 or the Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport, NY 14094. Shirley's family would like to thank the wonderful Niagara Hospice staff and North Gate Manor staff for all the love and care they gave her while she was at North Gate Manor.