Shirley A. Bane, 68, of Lockport, NY, passed away on Saturday, August 24, 2019.
Born on November 24, 1950 in Lockport, NY, she was the daughter of the late Howard L. and Laura May (Tanner) Bane.
She graduated from Holley Central School in 1969 and attended Gram Junior College in Boston MA. Shirley was employed with the Federal Government in Virginia and that’s where she met and married her former husband Robert Edwards and together they raised two sons. She returned to the Western New York area and worked for various law firms in the area. Shirley enjoyed spending time reconnecting with her family, especially with her granddaughters.
Shirley is survived by her sons, Aaron (Danielle) Edwards of Lockport NY. Matthew (Zahra Ramdhany) Edwards of Alexandria VA; granddaughters, Mikhayla and Lexi; siblings, Loretta Lonnen of Waterport NY, Robert Bane of Lyndonville NY, Steven Smith of Churchville NY, Scott (Josephine) Smith of Rock Hill SC, Chris (Barb) Smith of Churchville NY and Eric (Janice ) Smith of Spencerport NY. Also survived are many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Shirley is predeceased by her foster parents, Donald and Nancy Smith, siblings, John Tanner, Clara Bane, Howard Bane, Arnold Bane, and Herbert Bane.
Relatives and friends may call on Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 11AM-1PM at the Bogan & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St. Medina, NY 14103, where a funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM. Burial will be in the Lynhaven Cemetery.
Memorials may be made in Shirley’s name to the American Diabetes Association, 4955 N Bailey Ave #217, Amherst, NY 14226.
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American Diabetes Association
4955 N. Bailey Ave. #217, Amherst NY 14226