The Service of Remembrance for Mrs. Laura Shelin Pettit, age 91, of Lecanto, Florida, will be held 10:00 AM, Friday, June 13, 2014 at Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Beverly Hills, FL. The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM, Thursday, June 12, 2014 at the Beverly Hills Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneralHome.com.
Mrs. Pettit was born February 23, 1923 in Wilmington, DE, daughter of the late Walter and Bertha (McCready) Shelin. She died June 4, 2014 in Lecanto, FL. She worked as a administrative assistant for DuPont and moved to Beverly Hills, Florida from Wilmington, DE in 1986.
Mrs. Pettit was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Paul B. Pettit. Survivors include her nephew, Kenneth Shelin of Sarasota, FL.