Contact Us
Mount Vernon Daily Voice serves Mount Vernon, NY
Return to your home site


Mount Vernon Daily Voice serves Mount Vernon, NY

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: You Again? Showers, Storms From Florence May Head Back Toward East Coast

Minna Deltora Shields, 68, Of Mount Vernon, Healthcare Aide

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. - Minna Deltora Shields, a resident of Mt. Vernon, died June 25. She was 68.

Shields was born June 26, 1945, in Manchester, Jamaica, West Indies, to Joseph and Icynet (Powell) Foster, where she attended the public schools. Emigrating to the United States, she was employed as a healthcare aide for private families. She was a member of the Full Gospel Church of God of White Plains.

Shields is survived by her husband, Cecil Shields; daughters, Nadine Alcalde and Ann Marie Shields; sons, Wilton Jarrett and Gransfield Jarrett; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Calling hours are Friday, July 5 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Full Gospel Church of God, 400 Old Tarrytown Road, Greenburgh. Services at 7 p.m., then at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 6 at the church. Interment Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartsdale.

Barney T. McClanahan F.H., Inc. , are in charge of arrangements.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Mount Vernon Daily Voice!

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Mount Vernon Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.