Shirley Beane

Obituary of Shirley M. Beane

Shirley (Behm) Beane passed away on Sunday, November 8, 2020 at Elderwood Health Care Facility in Lockport.  Shirley was born on May 29, 1940 in Lockport, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Minnie Behm and the late Chris Behm.  She was predeceased by her husband Wayne Beane, daughter Kayla, and siblings and their spouses Mary (Bud) Prunty, Phyllis (Ed) Lute, and Jack (Anne) Behm.

Shirley is survived by her loving children Mary Beth Beane and Patty Beane; loving grandchildren Jordan Cunningham and Brianna Beane; sisters-in-law Rose Ann Coffelt and Charlotte Hamrick; brother-in-law Jim Beane; also survived by many nieces, nephews, and her “mom” Janet Riffle.

Shirley loved to cook, bake, garden, and watch her birds.  She loved to knit and crochet and over the years donated hat and mitten sets to area organizations.  Her greatest love was spending time with her family.

The family would like to thank Elderwood for their amazing care of our mom.

Relatives and friends may call Thursday, November 12th from 5-7 PM in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport with services following.  Interment will be Friday, Nov. 13th at 11 AM in Cold Springs Cemetery.  Visit

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Calling Hours

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, November 12, 2020
Prudden And Kandt Funeral Home, Inc.
242 Genesee St.
Lockport, New York, United States