Shirley J. Matthews, 72, Canton
Saturday, May 11, 2013 - 7:24 pm

Graveside services for Shirley J. Matthews, age 72, of 659 Plains Road,
Canton will be held on Wednesday May 15, 2013 at Brick Chapel Cemetery
with Rev. Mike Catanzaro officiating. Mrs. Matthews passed away on
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at her home in Canton.

Shirley is survived by her husband Roland; three sons, James Matthews and
his wife Marylou(Hatline) of Canton, Dale Matthews and his companion
Jackie Davey of Potsdam and Harold Matthews and his companion Heather
Dickson (Canton)and one granddaughter, Alyssa. She is also survived by one 
brother, Gary Lalone and a sister, Helen Lalone.

Shirley was predeceased by
three brothers Richard, Carl, Harold and a sister, Betty Godfrey.

Shirley was born on March 21, 1941 the daughter of Jay Lalone and Mabel
Rubado  and step daughter of John Kennedy.  Shirley graduated Canton High
 School in 1959. She briefly went to work as a Licensed Nurse. She was
 active in the past with the DAV auxiliary, and Ladies aide at Brick Chapel
Church. She married Roland Matthews on May 6, 1960 in the Crary Mills

Shirley enjoyed cooking, flowers, crocheting, being with friends and
family( pets included) on and off Facebook.

Donations may be made in her memory to Brick Chapel Church.