Deaths Death Notices
TIMMEL, Shirley A.
TIMMEL - Shirley A. Age 89 of North Boston, NY, May 4, 2016 at the Jenny B Richmond Nursing Home in Springville. Shirley was born in East Concord, NY on July 17, 1926 to the late William and Mary (nee Owen) Henry. She married Martin Tummel on October 23, 1945. He passed away October 7, 2014. Shirley graduated from Springville-Griffith Institute. She was a homemaker who loved to garden, quilt, travel and to square dance. She enjoyed making clothes for her granddaughters and grandsons when they were little. Shirley (nee Henry) was the wife of 68 years of Martin Tummel; mother of Jack (Christine) and Sharon (Kevin) Shelley: grandmother of Dawn (Jeff) Story, Karen (David) Kasinski, Jackie (Brett) Feinblatt, Kimberly (Tim) Butler, Jeffrey (Beth) Shelley, Jason (Julie) Shelley, Jonathan (Katie) Shelley and great grandmother of Patrick Timmel Story, Cicely Story, Jordan Story, Taylor Kasinski, Morgan Kasinski, Archer Feinblatt, Everett Shelley, Avery Shelley, Jaxson Shelley and Olivia Shelley. Sister of Evelyn Beckwith, and the late Robert Henry, Charles Henry, Geraldine Harris and William Henry.
Arrangements were made by WURTZ FUNERAL HOME, 9287 Boston State Rd, Boston, NY 14025. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery, Hamburg, NY on May 9,2016. Pastor Jeff Snyder officiated. A celebration service will be held at the Colden United Methodist Church at 10 o'clock on Saturday, May 14, 2016. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Jenny B. Richmond Nursing Home in Springville for shrubs/flowers to beautify the floral gardens for the residents.