Deaths Death Notices
JOSEPH, SHIRLEY (TROYAN)
JOSEPH - Shirley (nee Troyan) May 13, 2017; lifelong feminist, Jewish and women's rights leader. Wife of the late Norman C. Joseph; mother of Todd M. (Barbara J. Ostfeld) Joseph, Marc D. (Brooke) Joseph and Jonathan L. (Paula Casson) Joseph; grandmother of Michael T. (Theresa Adams) Joseph, Jeremy A. (Arlene) Joseph, Benjamin L. Joseph, Nathan T. Joseph, Coby Joseph and Troy C. Joseph, Jordana R. (Joseph) Montani and Aleza T. Horowitz; great-grandmother of Joseph M. Montani, Jesse W. Montani, Finn Norman Joseph, sister of Marion (Richard) Connuck; sister-in-law of Donald and the late Dvorah Joseph. Funeral services will be held at AMHERST MEMORIAL CHAPEL, LLC, 281 Dodge Rd., Getzville, NY 14068, on Friday, May 19th at 11:00 AM. No prior visitations. In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make donations to the National Council of Jewish Women (475 Riverside Drive, Suite 1901, New York, NY 10115; ncjw.org), Planned Parenthood Federation of America (123 William Street, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10038; plannedparenthood.org), or Women's TAP Fund (PO Box 54, Buffalo, NY 14201-0054; tapfund.com).