MOUNT MORRIS — Shirley Eddy passed away at the age of 74 on Monday, December 10, 2018. She was at Strong Memorial Hospital.

Eddy was born the daughter of Dorr “Farmer” and Emily “Babcock” Gates on November 27, 1944.

She is survived by five children: Lisa (Nate Piedmonte) Halbert, Jean (Jr.) Slack, Susan (Tommy Clevenger) King all of Mount Morris, Hugh (Maria Finch) Eddy Jr. of Wayland, and Jonathan Eddy of Cohocton; 17 grandchildren and many great grandchildren; two sisters, Alice (David Applin) Button of Dansville and Doreen Bigley of Arkport, and brother David (Kathy) Gates of Pa. Many nieces, nephews, and her partner Jansen Gilman of Mount Morris. She is predeceased by husband Hugh Eddy Sr. in 2010.

Friends called December 13, 2018 at John W. Martin Funeral Home at 37 Chapel Street in Mount Morris. Graveside services were held Friday, December 14 at Greenmount Cemetery in Dansville. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the family at www.johnmartinfuneralhome.com