Stella E. Shorey Elmira: Age 85, passed away Tuesday, March 20, 2012, with her loving family by her side, at the Chemung County Nursing Facility after an extended illness. Stella was born July 17, 1926, the daughter of Edwin and Eva (Reese) Mulherin. She is predeceased by her husband Norman, daughter Eva Drehmer, sister Virginia Shorey, infant brother Daniel and brother Edward. Stella is survived by her sons, Norman E. Shorey with wife Cynthia of Florida, and George A. Shorey, with fiancée Bethany Bateman of Elmira; sister Patricia Gray of Connecticut; along with several nieces, nephews, cousins, and in-laws. Stella retired from Schweizer Aircraft with over 25 years of service. She was a loving wife and mother, and good friend to all who knew her. Friends are invited to McInerny Funeral Home, corner of W. Water and Walnut Sts., on Saturday, March 24, 2012 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at the conclusion of calling hours. Interment will be in Maple Grove Cemetery.