Shirley M. Casey

Dover Plains, NY – Longtime Dover Plains resident Shirley M. Casey, 86, died Thursday, March 31, 2022 at Grand Rehabilitation and Nursing at River Valley in Poughkeepsie, NY. Ms. Casey was a therapy assistant at Taconic DDSO.

Born December 9, 1935 in New York, NY, she was the daughter of the late Donald and Susie (Carter) Barker. On September 12, 1952 in Newark, NJ, she married Joseph Casey who predeceased her on January 3, 1988. Mrs. Casey was a longtime volunteer at Community Action in Dover Plains and a member of St. Charles Borromeo Church in Dover Plains.

Mrs. Casey is survived by two sons, Donald Casey and his wife, Brenda, of Dover Plains and Joe Casey and his wife, Sharlene, of Wassaic and one daughter, Bonnie Brazee of Dover Plains. She is also survived by six grandchildren: Brandon Casey, Kayla Caro, Scott Brazee, Jr., Amanda Brazee, Christopher Casey and Shanonn Kett and nine great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and her husband, Ms Casey was predeceased by two daughters, Emma Moyer and Susan Flint and several siblings.

Funeral services and interment will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 7, 2022 at St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery, S. Nellie Hill Road, Dover Plains, NY. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2678 South Rd Ste 103, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. For instructions or to send the family condolences online, please visit

Posted on April 02, 2022

Posted in Poughkeepsie Journal