Shirley M. Wardwell, 74, of Inverness, Fla., died Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Arbor Trail Rehab & Skilled Nursing Center in Inverness. Shirley was born Feb. 25, 1939, in Nashua, N.H., the daughter of Theodore and Katherine Bellevance. Shirley was a retired banquet manager for Deltona Corp. Shirley moved to Inverness in 2004 from Naples, Fla.
Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Robert K. Wardwell of Inverness; four children, Karen Wardwell of Burlington, N.C., Pamela Morris of Clifton Park, N.Y., Robin Brisson of Naples, and Scott Wardwell of Commerce, Ga.; sister, Sharon Olmstead of Jamestown, N.Y.; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Key Center Foundation 130 Heights Avenue, Inverness, FL 34452.