Shirley S. (Young) Bird, 73, of Volney, NY, passed away at home on Friday February 21, 2014 with her family by her side. Born in Syracuse, NY to her late parents, Mildred E. (Drumma) and Roy J. Young, Sr. on December 22, 1940. She was the owner/operator
of the Bird Farm in Volney, NY.
Shirley was predeceased by her late husband of 45
years, William Lamar Bird in April of 2006; a daughter,
Sally A. Satusky in April of 2009; her siblings, three
brothers, John, Roy Jr., and James; six sisters, Janet,
Joan, Beverly, Rosemary, Patricia, and Marilyn.
Surviving are her daughter, Susan A. (Larry) Benjamin
of Phoenix, NY; three sons William S. Bird of Southport,
NC, Randy M. (Katy) Bird of Kapolei, HI, and Timothy
P. (Gloria) Bird of Baldwinsville; eight grandchildren;
two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Bud Young, and
Richard Young; three sisters, Jean Cook, Barbara
Johnson, and Ruth Whorrall; several nieces, nephews,
A private burial will take place in the Summer season.
Contributions in Shirley’s memory to: American Heart
Association or the Alzheimer’s Association.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Homes, Inc., Phoenix,
NY has care of arrangements.