Hirtle; Shirley Elizabeth


HIRTLE – Shirley Elizabeth  73, of Caledonia, Queens County, died peacefully at Queens General Hospital, Liverpool on February 25th, 2013 with family by her side.

Born in Liverpool,  December 6th, 1939, she was a daughter of the late Stanley and Ruth (Anthony) Wamboldt.

Shirley loved knitting, walking and her puzzle books. She will be fondly remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her husband Berlyn, daughter Ann (Perry) Potter of Milton and grandson Logan as well as numerous sisters and brothers.

She was predeceased by two infant sisters and a brother.

Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool where a funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 at 2:00 p.m., Reverend Doug Mailman officiating. Flowers from the immediate family only. Donations may be made to the Queens General Hospital Foundation. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com


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  1. Noweta Nickerson and Ron Zwicker

    Ann, I am so sorry to hear this news, …She was a sweet lady, and always liked having a chat with her. Hugs to you and the family, my deepest sympathy..

  2. Bill Newcombe

    Berlyn I was so sorry to hear about Shirley’s passing. I know it will be hard on you but rest assured knowing she has gone to a much better place with no more suffering. The hurt and loneliness will ease with time but we will never forget our loved ones and should be thankful for the wonderful time we’ve been allowed to have with them in this life.

    My thoughts and prayers will be with you every day.

    Your friend

    Bill Newcombe

  3. Joyce Parks

    Dear Ann I know how you must be feeling today,To lose your Mother is so sad..May God Be With You At This Sad Time to help you trought the days ahead..Hugs.. Joyce



  5. sylvia whynot

    so sorry to hear of shirley’s passing, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time…hugs.. sylvia whynot

  6. Pat-Arthur Conrad

    Dear Beryln,so sorry to her of Shirleys passing.Our thoughts are with you at this sad time.Patsy,Arthur

  7. Darlene and Lee Sawler and Family

    Berlyn and Ann,
    Shirley will be missed. A little lady with a big heart. Always so compassionate- we will never forget her.

  8. Kevin Hirtle

    Berlyn so sorry to hear of the passing of Shirley me and my family are thinking of you in your time of grief

  9. jason and jennifer whynot

    gonna miss u aunt shirley prayer are with the family , u will dearly missed but never forgotten R.I.P

  10. Crystal and Calvin Brannen

    Anne, so sorry to read about your Mom’s passing. Please accept our deepest sympathy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

  11. carol whynot

    berlyn and ann sorry for ur lose.she was a great wife and mother and a great sister.i will rem.her she was a outgoing person .always rember and sadly missed.

  12. shelley and scott hubley

    I will sure miss you auntie love from scott me and kids xoxo thinking of you guys ann berlyn and family.

  13. Frank and Jane Croft

    So sorry to of the loss of your Love one. Our Sincere Condolences at this very difficult time. RIP Shirley….

    Jane and Frank

  14. Karen & Brian Wamboldt.

    So sorry Anne and Berlyn to hear the loss of Shirley. Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this very sad and difficult time. RIP Shirley…

  15. Glen and Diane Hirtle

    So sorry Berlyn and Anne. Sorry we can’t be there for you but we will see you this summer. Anne and Berlyne not right now but the days will get easier as you go along we love you both and again so sorry for your loss.

  16. fred and wendy wamboldt

    To Shirley’s family,
    So sorry to here of your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with you in your time of sorrow.
    Cousin Fred and Wendy Wamboldt

  17. Steven Ringer and Family

    Our deepest symapthy in the passing of Shirley. Our thoughts our with all of her family.

  18. Dwight and Louise Fancy

    Our deepest sympathy to the family.Our thoughts go to Logan ,and thinking of you at this sad time.

  19. Raymond& Elaine

    Deepest sympathy to Berlyn, Ann & Logan.
    I will cherish the memories of th good chats we had while doing her hair. Shirley & I shared the same B’day, she was 10yrs. older than me. She always would remind me of our B’day. I will miss Shirley as a friend & as a customer.

  20. Donna Huphman

    Ann so sorry to hear of your moms passing our thoughts and prayers are with u all at this sad and difficult time .

  21. Susan MacLeod

    Ann: I am so very sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. My Sincere condolences.

  22. Katherine Archibald ne Wamboldt

    So sorry to hear of Shirley passing .My deepest sympathies go to the family . Shirley and I went to school togather . .Just lost touch over the years . Again sorry for you loss .

  23. David Whynott of liverpool (mersey point)

    Berlyn I just read of your loss I am so sorry for you and Ann and the family. I know how much you will miss her, she was a great person.

  24. Arthur MacLeod

    Ann, Father and Son, Condolences to all of you. I had the pleasure of meeting your mom and she was a very sweet lady. God bless all of you during this great loss.

  25. Judi and Bill

    Berlyn, Ann, Perry and Logan,
    Please accept our sincere sympathy. I know you all adored Shirley and she was so proud of Ann and Logan. Enjoy your happy memories.

  26. Daisy Frail

    I was so sorry to hear of Shirley’s passing.She was always so friendly and pleasant whenever we met. She was always wearing a smile.I know she will be dearly missed by Ann andBerlyn.Berlyn was always by her side whenever we met.My thoughts and prayers are with you and God will give you extra strength to know she is at rest and peaceful. Sincerely, Daisy

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