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“Dear Tony and Family,I always remember Shirley as a hard working, wonderful, woman who loved baseball. My sympathy is with you.Ruth Kurtz ”
1 of 20 | Posted by: Ruth Kurtz - St. Augustine, FL

“Sending many Prayers to all of you.. She may be gone but will never be forgotten.. Love you Aunt Shirley..Scott & Ali Clark family ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Scott Clark - Bangor, WI

“I still remember living with Shirley and Tony for a year back in 1969 to 1970 when I got out of school and worked at GE in Burlington. They were like...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: John Pedro - Willsboro, NY

“As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. ”
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5 of 20 | Posted by: Kathy - VT

“So very sorry to hear this news. We have many great memories of Shirley on and off the field. If anyone could give David a run for his money, she...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: David and Lisa Hartnett - VT

“Tony, Terrie, Frank and all family members. I am so sad to hear of Shirley's passing. What a woman. I have so many fond memories of her from my...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Lisa Lafountaine

“My thoughts and prayers to Mr. Brandolino and family. God Bless ”
8 of 20 | Posted by: Paul Leavitt - South Burlington, VT

“RIP Aunt Shirley! I'm very thankful for the times I had with you! You always took me in and treated me as one of your own! My condolences go out to...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: Jeff Clark - Cottage grove, MN

“Rest In Peace Sissy. We love you and you will be missed by us and the baseball teams. We have great memories of you. Remember the night Me, Jan and...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: Sylvia Arnold & Jan Clark - AZ

“Tony, I am so sorry for your lost. My memories go all the way back to when we went to umpire school in Williamsport, PA. with you and Roger Woods....Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: EJ Babcock - Burlington, VT

“I will miss you mom as will Stephen Thompson he miss your kisses and hugs you always gave him may you RIP you are our angle now I will miss you mom ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: Terrie +Stephen Brandolino,Thompson - VT

“We love you NANA! Gina, Ed, Addison, and Layla ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Gina Brandolino - Peru, NY

“Thank you Shirley for being softball coach to my daughters yrs ago, you were full of energy and fun. very fond memories . ”
14 of 20 | Posted by: louise Sylvester (Jones) - VT

“So sorry Tony,she was a great gal. ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Eddie Ruel - So Burlington, VT

“Very sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. Condolences to Tony, and family. Shirley was such a dedicated baseball/softball worker and fan. She will be...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Rich Feeley - Ocsla, FL

“I will miss you mom as will Stephen Thompson he miss your kisses and hugs as will I, see you again one day LOVE YOU your daughter Terrie @Stephen ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: Terrie ,Stephen Brandolino,Thompson - VT

“Tony,My sincere condolences. She was a wonderful woman and a great fan of local baseball.Ed Bride ”
18 of 20 | Posted by: ed bride - barre, VT

“My sympathies. We had a great time in the press box doing the games. She always made me laugh! I will miss her sitting in the "the chair" at the...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Ken Vachereau - Burlington, VT

“Tony, and family sorry to hear about Shirley. I remember the days she Umpire the softball games. And working at Centennial Field. She will be always...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Charlie Schifilliti - Burlington, VT

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Shirley M. Brandolino, 79, of Burlington died on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at Starr Farm Nursing Center. She was born on February 18, 1939 in Willsboro, NY, the daughter of the late Clarence and Ester Bizio Sayward. She worked as a co-starter coach for the North Burlington Girls Softball, she was also a snack bar manager and co-manager for the VT REDS and Lake Monsters Baseball, umpire for Little League Baseball and Jr. High School Baseball and recommended scouts for the VT REDS for 5 years. Shirley proudly volunteered for the Special Olympics. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Anthony “Tony” Brandolino; son, Frank Brandolino; daughter, Terrie Lynn Brandolino and partner Steve; daughter-in-law, Mandy; brother, Arther; sisters, Sylvia, Betty and Janet; granddaughters, Gina and partner ED, Jessica, Beth and Jennifer; grandsons, Dustin and Brandson and many great grandchildren. Calling Hours will be held on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from10:00am until 12:00pm at Ready Funeral Home and Cremation Services South Chapel 261 Shelburne Rd Burlington. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Starr Farm Nursing Home, Bayada Nursing at Starr Farm, North Burlington Little League or Burlington Girls Softball.

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