Clipped From Poughkeepsie Journal
Shirley L. Timmons bbWTbbH - m STAATSBURG Shirley L Timmons, 83, a lifelong area resident, died Saturday, Dec 14, 2002 at The Thompson House, Rhinebeck. Mrs. Timmons was a homemaker and a member of the Association of Blauvelt Descendants. She was a creative and talented artist, who enjoyed drawing. She was also a good seamstress and made clothes for her fami ly For many years, she was a doi breeder, raising both chihuahuas ani poodles. She was a member of St Peter's Church, Hyde Park. Born in Beacon on Nov. 3, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Rosa VanEtten Blauvelt On Dec 16, 1939 at St Mary's Church, Poughkeepsie, she married William P. Timmons Jc Mr. Timmons died March 15, 1994. Survivors include a son, William P. Timmons III and his wife, Loretta of Hyde Park; three daughters and their spouses, Patricia and Harry Towner of Scottsdale, AZ, Carolyn and Clifford Decker of Milan, NY, and Jean and J. Richard Webb of Catskill, NY. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and is survived by 12 grandchildren, 24 great - grandchildren,grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. " f i In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by four sisters, Hilda Eignor, Alma Norton, Ani - eta Smith, and - Dorothy DeGrcodt; and two brothers, Leon and Paul Blauvelt Calling hours will be 4 - 8 pjn., Monday, Dec 16, at Sweet's Funeral Home Inc, Route 9, Hyde Park. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 am., Tuesday, Dec 17 at Our Lady of the Rosary Church Chapel of St Peter's Parish, Hudson View Drive, Poughkeepsie Burial will be in the family plot at St Peter's Cemetery, Poughkeepsie. Memorial donations may be made to The Make - A - Wish Foundation of The Hudson Valley, 280 North Bedford Road, 2 - B, Mt Ksco, NY 10549; or, The Thompson House, 12 Spring - brook Avenue, Rhinebeck, NY 12572. To send a condolence or for directions, please visit wwwsweetsfuneral - homecom.