Helen Virginia Shattuck

HAGUE Helen Virginia Shattuck died Sunday, February 24, at Moses Ludington Hospital in Ticonderoga, NY. Born in Ticonderoga, NY she was the oldest child of Forrest and Marion (Oliver) Shattuck. Ms. Shattuck was a graduate and valedictorian of Hague High School , class of 1934 and received her RN degree from Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. Following graduation she joined the WAC as a nurse and served in France during World War ll. Virginia was a long time resident of Hague and was for several years editor of the Hague Chronicle. She was an intelligent, witty and charming lady and will be greatly missed by her friends and her community. Virginia was predeceased by her parents and her sister, Jeanette Lafferty. She is survived by her devoted caregiver, Bertha Dunsmore, a brother-in-law, James Lafferty, and a cousin, Ethel Andrus, all of Hague, and a nephew, Wayne Shattuck, of Ithaca, NY. At Virginia's request there will be no calling hours. A committal service will be held in the spring at Valley View Cemetery.

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