Shirley A. Frese

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RAVENA Shirley A. Turner Frese, 58, entered eternal life Friday, September 22, 2006 at Albany Medical Center Hospital. She was born in Albany, raised in Selkirk and lived most of her life in Ravena. Shirley graduated salutatorian of the class of 1966 at Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk High School. She was a devoted wife, loving mother and grandmother. Survivors include her husband, Sylvester B. (Sonny) Frese of Ravena; children, Michael (Susan) Frese of Schenectady, Jeanne (Scott) Biernacki of Coeymans Hollow, Joanne Frese and her fiance Kyle Murphy of Voorheesville, Matthew Frese and his fiancee Fallon Haldane of Ravena and Jennifer (Kevin) Frick of Selkirk; mother, Doris Turner; siblings, George and Kenneth Turner and Susan Trifiletti; grandchildren, Tyler and Timothy Biernacki and Michael Losee. Shirley was predeceased by her father, George Turner. Funeral services will be held 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 26 at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. Burial will follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Coeymans. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that you make a donation in memory of Shirley to Department of Neurology at Albany Medical Center, c/o Albany Medical Center Foundation, P.O. Box 8928, Albany, NY 12214-8081.

Published in Albany Times Union from Sept. 24 to Sept. 25, 2006