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Shirley Paulding

May 26, 1934 — November 22, 2023

Shirley M. Paulding, 89, of Hurley, NY, passed away on Wednesday, November 22, 2023 at home. She was born on May 26, 1934 in Saugerties, NY, to the late Charles and Mabel (Simmons) Winters. She was married to the late William G. Paulding, Sr. on August 7, 1952, in Saugerties, NY. William passed away on December 20, 1995.

Shirley was a graduate of Saugerties High School and worked for Kingston Hospital for many years. She was a lover of all animals, especially birds.

Shirley is survived by her children, Cheryl Stoutenburg and her husband Glenn of Hurley, William G. Paulding Jr. of Hurley, Shirley "Cookie" Tucker of Kingston, and Eric Paulding of Saugerties, as well as 9 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, and several cousins.

Arrangements entrusted to Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, Inc., 326 Albany Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401, where family and friends may visit on Wednesday November 29, 2023 from 11am to 12pm. Burial will follow in Montrepose Cemetery, Kingston, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations in Shirley's memory can be made to the Ulster County SPCA at  A tribute for Shirley can be found at, where you may leave memories and expressions of sympathy for her family.

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Wednesday, November 29, 2023

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