December 28, 2012

Shirley P. Rabideau


---- — COLONIE, NY — Shirley P. Rabideau, 84, of Colonie, passed away suddenly on Christmas Day at Samaritan Hospital in Troy. She was born in Altona, N.Y., and was the daughter of the late Francis and Ruth Stone Light.

She is the beloved mother of Pat LaVigne (Richard Case), Kenneth (Mary) Rabideau and Rick (Chris) Rabideau. Shirley is the sister of James (Ginger) Light and Beverly Elliott.

Funeral services will be at 8:30 Monday morning at New Comer Cannon Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Rd. Colonie then to St. Clare's Church at 9 a.m. where the Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated. Calling hours will be Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Memory Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation, One Mustang Drive, Cohoes, NY, 12047 in memory of Shirley P. Rabideau. To leave a special message for the family online, visit