Shirley A. Silversmith

By Orleans Hub Posted 25 April 2019 at 1:56 pm

Shirley A. “Gator” Silversmith, 59, of Albion, died April 24, 2019 at her home. She was born Oct. 20, 1959 in Newfane, a daughter of Joan (Crawford) and the late Jerry Silversmith.

Shirley loved gardening and animals, especially her cats and beagle. She worked as a waitress in Florida, and then as a maintenance manager in Dallas, Texas.

In addition to her mother, Shirley is survived by her sister, Carol (Steve) Recco of Lyndonville; brothers, Michael Silversmith of Lyndonville, Terry (Cindy) Silversmith of Waterport, and Jerry (Lucy) Crawford of Canada; as well as several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

There will be no calling hours or service.

Memorials may be made to P.A.W.S., 3371 Gaines Basin Road, Albion NY 14411.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., Albion. To share a special memory of Shirley, please visit