October 13, 1940 - April 6, 2014
Obituaries » SHIRLEY A. HARTLEY
HARTLEY, SHIRLEY ANN, 73, of Barre, passed away April 6, at her home, surrounded by her family. Born in Barre Oct. 13, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Annette (Gagnon) Hartley. Shirley was a graduate of St. Monica Grade School in Barre and St. Michael High School in Montpelier, class of 1958. After her schooling, she was employed for several years at the lunch counter at the former Whelan’s Drug Store in Barre. Later she was employed at The Times Argus for 28 years, until failing eyesight caused her to take early retirement. Shirley was a longtime active member of St. Monica Catholic Church of Barre; also a member of AARP; the Vermont Council of the Blind; the National Federation of the Blind; a volunteer member of the AmeriCorps; and the Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Survivors include one sister, Lorraine Watker, of Barre, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by one brother, Alfred Hartley, and one sister, Rita LaFlamme.