Shirley A. August

December 10, 2023

Shirley A. August Obituary



Shirley A. August of Harrison entered into eternal rest on Sunday, December 10, 2023 at Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville, NJ   she was 81 years old. 


Relatives and friends may attend her visitation at the Mulligan Funeral Home 331 Cleveland Avenue Harrison, NJ 07029 on Thursday December 14, 2023 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm.  Her Interment service will be held privately.


Born in Jersey City, Shirley was raised and lived in Harrison for most of her life.  She worked for ITT Avionics, Nutley, NJ for many years retiring in 2007.  She was the current President of the American Legion Women's Auxiliary Post # 282 in Harrison, NJ, loved by everyone that met her, Shirley made countless friends throughout her life and inspired many people that grew to know her.


She is survived by her beloved son, Michael August and his wife, Nancy, cherished grandchildren, Melissa, Samantha and Troy, 4 great grandchildren, loving siblings, James and William Wood, Evelyn Kochell, Dorothy Murray, Joan Males and Jacqueline Sperduto, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


She was predeceased by her son Harold "Troy" August and her sisters Margaret Kochell, Betty McCarthy and her brother, Harold Wood.  She was also predeceased by her parents, Harold and Margaret Wood. 


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December 14, 2023

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Funeral Home

Private Committal


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