Obituary of Shirley Elizabeth Roberson
Shirley Elizabeth Roberson of Amityville, New York transitioned from this life on March 9, 2023.
Shirley was born on February 5, 1941. She was the eldest of two children born to the late Elizabeth and Alfonso Brown.
She grew up on Columbus Blvd. in Amityville. She went to school in the Amityville School District. She went to kindergarten
at four and a half and graduated from high school in June 1958.
After her parents passed she helped raise her sister, Annette. She was a loving and caring sister, who worked hard along with her aunts and uncle to make sure Annette had everything she needed. She also was a kind woman who loved her family and friends.
She had a great interest in decorating, so she enrolled and attended Ms. Wilsey's School of Interior Design, in Hicksville, New York. She worked in electronics with wiring and soldering. She continued in that field for many years before finishing that career at SMC Electronics.
Shirley was a dedicated member of St. Mary's Church in Amityville. She loved her church family and that love was reciprocated. Shirley loved doing Altar Guild at St. Mary's and she also liked working with the team..
Her personal activities were going to concerts and plays. She loved the two of them.
Shirley was predeceased by her parents . Her life and memories shall forever be remembered by her sister , Annette, a host of family members , loving friends and neighbors.