Ocean City Today

Shirley Irene Travers

Oct 12, 2017
Shirley Irene Travers

printed 10/13/2017

Ocean City

Shirley Irene Travers, age 86, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at Coastal Hospice at the Lake.

Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of Gilbert Elliott and Minnie Langhirt Elliott.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Frederick Travers.

She is survived by her brother, Carl E. Elliott; nieces, Peggy Ann Votta and Jean Louise Bowen; great nieces, Jessie Lee Bynaker and Lindsay Rae Rego; great-great nieces, Page and Raelee; and great-great nephew, Johnny.

Mrs. Travers retired from Metropolitan Life and was a graduate of PPHS, a former member of Wesley United Methodist Church in Baltimore. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Ocean City, a deacon and was active in the Women’s Organization, a life member of the Ladies Auxilary of OCUFC, a member Little Salisbury Civic Association and member of the Highland Chapter #330ES.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, at the First Presbyterian Church in Ocean City.  Interment was at Mount Olivet cemetery in Baltimore on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017.

Arrangement are in the care of the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Letters of condolence may be sent to the family at burbage@burbagefuneralhome.com.

In lieu of flowers, family asked for donations to OC VFC Ladies Aux. at P.O. Box 27 Ocean City, Maryland 21842 or to First Presbyterian Church at 1301 Philadelphia Avenue Ocean City, Maryland 21842.

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