Shirley Weber

Obituary of Shirley J. Weber

Ms. Shirley J. Weber, age 91, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at the MVHS St. Luke’s Campus. Born in Syracuse on December 17, 1931, Shirley was the daughter of the late Jacob and Mary (Meaney) Weber. She was a graduate of St. Francis de Sales Elementary School and Herkimer High School in 1949. Shirley went on to further her education at the College of St. Rose where she earned her bachelor’s degree in English. She started her career at the New York Telephone Company in Utica and was transferred to the Albany office. Subsequently, she was promoted by the Telephone Company, which later became Verizon, to Training and Development at Corporate Headquarters in Manhattan, NY. Shirley was a resident of Manhattan for over 50 years. While in New York City, she enjoyed the theater, travel and dining out with friends. Shirley was a member of St. Francis de Sales Church in Herkimer and later at Holy Family Church in Manhattan where she served as a volunteer. Shirley is survived by two stepbrothers, David and Allen Miller and a cousin Mary Kay Root. A Memorial Mass will be held in the spring of 2023 at St. Francis de Sales Church in Herkimer. Procession will follow to Calvary Cemetery where Shirley’s earthly remains will be laid to rest. Details will be announced at a later date. Shirley’s final wishes were pre-arranged and entrusted to the Enea Family Funeral Home, 220North Washington Street, Herkimer, NY (315) 866-1011. Online notes of sympathy may be left at
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