Dolores Shehi, 87, died Saturday, October 5, 2013, at the Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan.
She was born on March 9, 1926 in Winfield, the daughter of Harvey “Bill” Ponton and Dorothy Mary (Salley) Ponton. As an infant she moved with her family to Manhattan. Dolores attended school at the former Sacred Heart Academy.
On Feb. 23, 1946 at the Seven Dolors Catholic Church she was united in marriage to Lawrence “Dale” Shehi. He preceded her in death on Dec. 24, 1983.
In June of 1968 she began her
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