Shirley M. DeWitt

July 21, 1928April 7, 2019

Shirley Mason Swede DeWitt of Daytona Beach, FL formally of Pavilion, NY passed away peacefully on April 7, 2019.

She is survived by so many who loved her. Her daughter Linda DeWitt of Daytona Beach, FL and her children Chris Draper, Shannon (Angela) Draper. Great-grandchildren Zackary, Ryan, Trevor and Kiara. Her son Byron (Jaime) DeWitt of Daytona Beach, FL and Pavilion, NY. Their children Bryon DeWitt (great- grandchildren Morgan and Allison) and Danea (Gene) Traxler (great-grandchildren Jessica, Alexis, Zoey and Brody). She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Shirley was born on July 21, 1928 to Mary and Robert Swede. Shirley was number of 12 of 12 children. She enjoyed her gardening, loved to play euchre and having a “night cap.” Shirley was predeceased by her husband Gene A. DeWitt, her friend Joe Conway, of St. Petersburg, 11 sisters and brothers, a niece Shirlee Ann Norton and a nephew Bobby McDonald.

There will be calling hours on May 3, 2019 from 1pm to 3pm at the Cameron, Brady and Steuber Funeral Home located at 111 Wolcott St., Le Roy, NY 14482 with a burial to follow at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery in York, NY. A Celebration of Life Party at BWs restaurant (Perry Road Pavilion) will immediately follow the burial.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Pavilion Methodist Church, PO Box 456, Pavilion, NY 14525 or to a charity of the donor’s choice.


3 May

Calling Hours

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Cameron Brady & Steuber Funeral Home

111 Wolcott St
Le Roy, NY 14482

3 May

Committal Service

Pleasant Valley Cemetery

York, NY


Shirley M. DeWitt

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