Also predeceased were her parents; and sister, Anita Schneider.
A devoted mother, grandmother and great- grandmother, Shirley was always there for family.
Surviving are her son, Richard Houck; daughter, Linda Champlin, both of Downsville; four grandsons, (Robb, Joseph, Gary and Nick Champlin); two granddaughters, (Jamie Mabery and Crystal Houck); 10 great-grandchildren, (Melanie, Elizabeth, Connor, Gavin and Benson Champlin, Kayla and Travis Houck, Colin and Owen Ambrose and Chase Mabery); her sister, Lois, and husband, Lazell Petty, Worcester.
Visitation: 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, Hall & Peet Funeral Home.
Funeral services: 10 a.m. Monday, United Ministry. The Rev. Martha E. Vink, officiating. Burial: Riverview Cemetery, Roscoe.
Contributions: Delaware County Historical Association; Heart of the Catskills Humane Society or The United Ministry, Delhi, appreciated.
Arrangements entrusted to Robert A. Peet.