Shirley Boothby Falck

Passed away on May 31, 2024
Obituary of Shirley Boothby Falck


Murphy Funeral Homes

Shirley Boothby Falck passed away peacefully at home on May 31, 2024. Shirley spent her childhood in Tampa, Florida and graduated from Florida State University where she met her husband Peter. They moved to Arlington, Virginia in 1964 where they raised three children and spent the rest of their lives. Shirley loved birds, was an avid gardener, loved the seashore, and her large extended family of nieces and nephews - especially her granddaughter, Elise. She is survived by her three children, Kim, Eric and John; granddaughter, Elise; and by her sister, Patricia Cummings in Indianapolis and half-sister, Joyce Henry in Memphis. Family and friends are invited to join her children in laying her to rest next to her husband Peter this Saturday, June 8, 2024. In accordance with Shirley’s wishes, there will be a graveside service at Columbia Gardens Cemetery, 3411 Arlington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201 on Saturday at 10 AM. Please leave a note or memory to share with Shirley’s family in the Memories section below. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to The Audubon Society or The American Heart Association, both linked below.

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Saturday, June 08, 2024

Graveside Service