Deaths Death Notices
SHANLEY, Lawrence "Larry"
SHANLEY - Lawrence "Larry" Of Middleport, NY, entered into rest on July 16, 2016 at Niagara Hospice House in Lockport surrounded by his loving family. Born February 14, 1939 in Medina, NY, Larry is the son of the late Charles and Lois (Pask) Shanley.
Larry made the best decision of his life by marrying Sarah Brown on June 2, 1962 and enjoyed 54 years together. A man of many talents, Larry worked in the field of education as a teacher and held various administrative positions, retiring as superintendent of schools in 1993. He was actively involved in his church, serving in many leadership positions. Larry enjoyed woodworking, traveling, photography, spending time with his family and "gallivanting" with his grandchildren. Surviving Larry is his loving wife Sarah Shanley;, children: Kevin (Nikki) Shanley and Kelley (Sarah) Shanley; grandfather of: Ryan (Marla), Kyle, Liam, Garrett, Fiona, Charlene and Jennifer; brother of Nora Jane Scofield (Clarke) and the late John and Ron; also survived by several beloved nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to attend visitation at the BATES, WALLACE & HEATH FUNERAL HOME, 38 State St., Middleport, NY on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM on Thursday
from Covenant United Church of Christ, 4449 Main St., Gasport, NY. Interment will be in Hartland Central Cemetery, Gasport, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to Memory Minders at the Dale Association, 33 Ontario St., Lockport, NY 14094 or
Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport, NY 14094. Please go to www.bateswallacefuneralhome.com