Shirley T. Fairchild
Shirley T. Fairchild, 86 of Harpursville died Fri. Sept. 10, 2021 at her home. She was the daughter of Erwin B. & Nora (Wakely) Truman. She was predeceased by her son & daughter-in-law, Douglas & Lorraine Fairchild and her former husband, John Fairchild. She is survived by her children, Thomas Fairchild & Kim Kelly, Newark Valley, Edward & Deborah Fairchild, Harpursville, William Fairchild & Eileen Messing, Horseheads, Wendy Fairchild-Miller & Lynn Warner, Bainbridge, 8 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, her brothers & sisters, Marjorie Ingraham, Harpursville, Robert & Anita Truman, Sidney, Don & Kathy Truman, Nineveh, Nancy & Gerry Harris, Afton, and also several nieces and nephews. She was a member of the Harpursville United Methodist Church, retired employee of Osterhoudt Furniture & Funeral Home, former member of CVAS, Secretary & Board Member of Riverview Cemetery Assoc. and a member of the Harpursville Alumni Assoc.
Funeral Services will be held at the Osterhoudt-Madden Funeral Home 69-71 Maple Street Harpursville on Tues at 1 p.m. Pastor Sue Crawson-Brizzolara will officiate. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, Harpursville. The family will receive friends at the Osterhoudt-Madden Funeral Home on Tues. from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. prior to service. Online condolences may be made at: www.omaddenfh.com. A special thanks to all her aides and caregivers for their help.
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