Shellie L. Larkin, 60, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY —  Shellie L. Larkin, 60, Watertown, passed away Sunday, April 3, 2022, at Carthage Center.

She was born on Dec. 4, 1961, in Watertown, the daughter of Richard E. and Anna (Sally) M. (Slate) Larkin.

She graduated from LaFargeville Central School. She attended Jefferson Community College and received a degree in accounting.

She was an accountant at various local businesses in Watertown.

Shellie was an avid reader, that’s how she loved spending her time. She also loved learning about history, especially Ancient Egypt. Her favorite thing in the world was to be curled up on the couch with a book, her Coca-Cola and Lay’s chips, next to her cats.

She is survived by two daughters, Sarah Carpenter and her husband Paul (Watertown), Lyndsey Campbell and her husband Justin (Fort Mitchell, Alabama), 4 grandchildren, Morgin and Brady Richards (Watertown) and Bryson and Briella Campbell (Fort Mitchell, Alabama), a sister, Ellen Larkin (Wellesley Island), a brother Richard Larkin Jr. (Florida), a nephew, Jesse Larkin (Wellesley Island) a great niece, Raiven Larkin (Theresa) and an aunt, Linda Griffo (Syracuse) and many cousins.

She was predeceased by her parents, Richard and Anna Larkin, an uncle, William Slate, two aunts, Elizabeth (Joan) Slate, and Carol Chapman.

The funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, April 7, 2022, at the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family in Riverside Cemetery, Wellesley Island. Calling hours will be 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, 2022, at the funeral home.

Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.

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