Deaths Death Notices
PICKARD, Shirley M. (Knowles)
PICKARD - Shirley M. (nee Knowles) Age 83, of the City of Tonawanda, March 23, 2016 at Schofield Residence, after a long illness; wife of Marvin L. Pickard, who died in 1993; mother of Mark (Tammy) Pickard, Deborah (Robert) Arnts and Scott Pickard; grandmother of LeAnne (Clay) Cooper, Allison Pickard, Kimberly (Andrew) Kouzan and Ernest Green IV; great-grandmother of Nolan Cooper and Theodore Kouzan; sister of Harriet (late Donald) Wilson, Jack Knowles and the late James, Robert, Ronald, Bryant and Harford Knowles; also survived by many nieces and nephews. There will be no prior visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service for Shirley and her late brother Harford on Friday, July 1st at 10 AM in the Little Chapel of the Elms in Elmlawn Cemetery, 3939 Delaware Ave., Town of Tonawanda, please assemble at the Chapel. Interment for both Shirley and Harford will follow the service. Memorial contributions for Shirley may be made to the Erie County SPCA or to Hospice Buffalo Inc. Shirley was a member of St. Mark's Episcopal Church and the Tonawanda Senior Citizens. She was also a long time volunteer at the Long Homestead in Tonawanda. Arrangements by JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., Tonawanda, NY.