hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

August 30, 2012

Shirley D. Schiff, 85

Sun City West, AZ — Shirley D. (Saron) Schiff, 85 of Sun City West, Arizona, and formerly of Haverhill, passed away at the Del E. Webb Medical Center in Sun City West, Arizona August 22, 2012.

Born and educated in Haverhill MA. She was the daughter of the late Albert and Bessie (Zeltzer) Saron. Shirley Graduated from Haverhill High School, class of 1944.

She then became a Registered Nurse, graduating from the Lynn Hospital School of Nursing. Shirley worked at various hospitals in the Boston area before moving to the west coast.

Among her survivors she leaves a sister, Vivian Gordon of Haverhill, MA. . Shirley leaves four children, Adrienne Orlon, of New York, Deborah Downs and her husband Randy of Northville, New York, Michael Schiff and his wife Patty of Huntington, Conn., Stephen Schiff of Las Vegas, Nevada, seven grandchildren, Lizabeth Zenker of Peoria, AZ, Stephanie Jaus of Chandler, AZ, Cassandra and Jared Lang of New York, Nicole, Victoria and Alyssa Schiff of Huntington, Conn., also four great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral service were held on Sunday afternoon, August 26, at 1:00 at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. Burial was in Children of Israel Cemetery, Haverhill. Condolences to her family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.