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Shirley S. Stanley

Shirley (Skolnick) Stanley, 88, passed away peacefully on March 13, 2016 with her son Lance by her side. Shirley was the third child of Louis Skolnick and Rose Paley Skolnick born in Brooklyn, NY. Shirley's parents immigrated from Germany and Poland making her the first generation of her family to be an American. She moved to Delaware in 1945. Shirley worked in the banking industry until her retirement from Mellon Bank in 1993. In addition to her parents Shirley is predeceased by her husband James E Stanley, sister and brother in law Pearl and Sid Gelfand and brother Seymour Skolnick.

Left to cherish her memory are her children Earl F Elwood III, and wife Leslie of Morganton GA., Karen L Lovell and husband Joseph of Charlotte, NC and Lance R Elwood and wife Wendy of Wilmington, DE. Four grandchildren and 6 great- grandchildren. The family would like to thank the staff at Seasons Hospice for their exceptional care during the last two weeks. Interment will be private at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, DE. To send condolences visit: www.mccreryandharra.com.
Published in The News Journal from Mar. 15 to Mar. 17, 2016
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