Shirley Anne D'Amico, Anna M.Multer, Marian F. Sands

PENN YAN — Shirley Ann Daggett D'Amico, 77, died peacefully Saturday, May 30, 2009 at Keuka Comfort Care Home.

Family and friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, June 2  at Weldon Funeral Home, East Main St., Penn Yan. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 3 at Weldon Funeral Home and burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Yates County Food for the Needy, Penn Yan Public Library or Keuka Comfort Care Home.

Shirley was born August 17, 1931, the daughter of Harry A. and Ruth Louise Mortensen Daggett. She graduated from Penn Yan Academy in 1949, attended Rochester Business Institute and graduated in 1950. She worked as a bookkeeper for 39 years, initially for June and Everett Jensen at the Wagner Hotel and Jensen's Engine Rebuilding, and later for Joe Alexander at Joe's Engine Rebuilding. She was also a bookkeeper for Penn Yan Plumbing and Heating. She retired in 2004.

Shirley was an active volunteer in the community, for Food for the Needy and Penn Yan Library. She was a member of Business and Professional Women (BPW), Women of the Moose, Friends of the Outlet Trail and Yates County Historical Society.

Her interests included traveling with friends, her children, grandchildren and their many ball games, her class reunion group and she loved a good walk.

She is survived by a son, Donald (Nancy) D'Amico of Penn Yan, three daughters, Patricia (Ken) Eighmey of St. Augustine, Fla., Susan D'Amico, of St. Augustine, Fla. and Toni (Matt) Hardiman of Fairport; grandchildren, Timothy and Beth D'Amico, Matthew and Kristen Eighmey, Richard and Alexa Hardiman; a sister, Eleanor (Don) Curbeau, of Penn Yan; brothers-in-law Francis "Babe" D'Amico, Louis Salimbeni of Geneva and Nicholas Naccarella of Penfield; sisters-in-law Marie D'Alesandro of Geneva, Genevieve Semler of California and Angie D'Amico of Florida; her Aunt Velda Mortensen and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Shirley was predecased by her husband, Patrick F. D'Amico in 1983, a brother, Donald Daggett and two sisters, Ellen Hofsomer and Janice Naccarella.

PENN YAN — Anna M. (Hall) Multer, 71, of Penn Yan, passed away peacefully on May 26, 2009 at the Penn Yan Manor Nursing Home with her family by her side.

Family and friends are invited to call at the Second Milo Cemetery on Monday June 1, 2009 from 10 to 11 a.m. where a celebration of Anna’s life will be held at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting memorial donations be made to: Reigning Cats and Dogs, P.O. Box 176, Dresden, NY 14441.

Anna was born on Dec. 15, 1937 in Penn Yan,  the daughter of William and Mary (Orr) Hall. She worked as a seamstress at Michael Sterns until she married. She worked at the family owned business in Penn Yan for many years. She became a real estate broker for area real estate firms in the Finger Lakes. In the mid 1980’s Anna became a certified nursing assistant (CNA) and went to work in the Home Health Aide field, dedicating herself to taking care of people in their homes up until her retirement.

Anna was known for her compassionate, giving and selfless nature and would do anything for anyone who needed her.

Anna is survived by her children, Christine (Michael) Golder of North Carolina, Theresa Mcloud of Dundee, Cheryl (Lester) Miles of Penn Yan and Karol Multer of Penn Yan;her grandchildren, Logan Multer-White; Ryan Multer-White; Amber Champlain; Tamahara Hansen; Kari Hansen; Samantha Hansen and seven great-grandchildren. Anna is also survived by her sister, Dora (Jim) Smith of North Carolina and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Anna was pre-deceased by her brothers, Leonard and Enoch Hall, and her great- grandson, Tabien Miles.
Family and friends are invited to sign her guest book by visiting

PENN YAN — Marian F. Sands, 88, of Eastman Ave., Penn Yan died Thursday, May 28 at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital.

Family and friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, June 1 at the Weldon Funeral Home, East Main St., Penn Yan where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Wayne Butler officiating. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Yates County Humane Society.

Marian was born March 13, 1921, the daughter of William and Winifred Beebe Pulver.

She loved to play BINGO and cards and many board games.

She is survived by two sons, Gary (Gloria) Sands of Penn Yan and Thomas (Yvonne) Sands, of Henderson, Nev.; two daughters, Phyllis (Michael) Zimmerman, of Prattsburgh and Marilyn Sands of Penn Yan; 15 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; a brother, Alfred (Dora) Pulver, of Florida and a sister, Delores P. Smith, of Beaver Dams.