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STERLING, Ethel P. (Shaffer)

STERLING - Ethel P. (nee Shaffer) Age 87 of the City of Tonawanda, June 27, 2016. Wife of the late John "Red" Sterling; loving mother of Susan (Lyle) Walker and Bonnie (Rick) Lojek; loving grandmother of Mary (Jerry) Schmitt, Dan (Adriane) Walker, Amanda Valenti Smyth and Michelle (Dennis) Emke; proud great-grandmother of Anthony, Aiden, Emilee, Parker, Brayden, Carson, Bryson and Avery; sister of Betty Johnston; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Ethel was a "die hard" Buffalo Sabres fan. She loves jigsaw puzzles and playing canasta. The family will receive relatives and friends on Friday, July 1st from 4-6 PM at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (between Morgan and Broad Sts.) in Tonawanda where a Memorial Service will be held at 6 PM Friday evening following the visitation. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to University of
Buffalo Medical School.

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