Alice Shay, 71, a resident of Holmes since 2010 and previously of Dover and Mount Vernon, died on May 11, 2021, at The Grand at Pawling.
Born on June 2, 1949, in Mount Vernon, Alice was the daughter of Arthur and Marion (Durkin) Williams. On April 23, 1981, at Sacred Heart Church in Mount Vernon, Alice married Thomas Shay, Jr., who survives at home.
Alice was a teaching assistant at Dover High School for 25 years until her retirement.
In addition to her husband, Alice is survived by her sons, Eric and his wife Rebecca of New Braunfels, TX and Matt and his wife Melissa of Holmes; her grandchildren, Connor, Aidan and Ashlinn; her siblings, Marge Ramsey of Sidney and David Williams of Dover; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held on Sunday from 3-5 pm at the McHoul Funeral Home, Inc., 895 Route 82, Hopewell Junction. The funeral service will be held on Monday at 11 am at the funeral home followed by interment at St. John’s Cemetery in Pawling.