Hoosick Falls, NY – Shirley A. Bissonette, 82, passed away on Saturday August 8, at her residence on Dolan Avenue. She resided there with her husband Donald Bissonette.
Shirley was born on September 23, 1937, in Cambridge, NY, daughter of the late Frederick and Edith (Hunt) Hunt. She graduated from Hoosic Valley High School. Shirley was employed at Stanley Tools in Shaftsbury, VT, in the accounting department. She enjoyed sewing and going to sporting events. Shirley was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church, Eagles Club and St. Stanislaw Society, all in Hoosick Falls.
Survivors other than her husband Donald include her daughter Linda (Jim) Decker, step-daughter Taber (Bill Dow) Alderman, step-son Donald (Trina) Bissonette Jr., sister Jean Sprague, brothers Alvin (Polly) Hunt, Duane (predeceased) Hunt, grandchildren Brandon and Stephanie Decker, step-grandchildren Joshua Alderman, Christian and Donald Bissonette III, step-great-granddaughter Cianna Bissonette. Shirley is also survived by several nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her step-grandson Cian Bissonette.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Monday August 24, at 10 am, from the Immaculate Conception Church on Main Street in Hoosick Falls, NY. Memorial contributions may be made to the Angelman Syndrome Foundation through the Mahar Funeral Home, 43 Main Street in Hoosick Falls, NY, who are handling the arrangements.