Shirley D. James, 76

OSWEGO, NY – Shirley D. James, 76, of Oswego, passed away Friday Jan. 27, 2012, at Oswego Hospital.

Born in Sandy Creek, she was the daughter of the late Clifford and Eva Blanche (Murdoch) Peterson.

She was a graduate of Nursing School in Yonkers, NY.

Shirley was a LPN for more than 30 years at Oswego Hospital, retiring in 1997.

She loved to read and enjoyed her cats.

Surviving are her sister, Karen A. Nicholas; four nephews and three nieces; numerous great-
nephews and great-nieces and great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.

Calling hours will be held 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Nelson Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. following the calling hours, at the funeral
home, 11 W. Albany St.

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