WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Elizabeth Shehadi, 101, of Palm Beach, Fla., died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, at Good Samaritan Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Fla.
She was born on Dec. 24, 1910, in Syracuse, the daughter of Joseph and Nadeha (Freize) Shehadi. She graduated from Syracuse University with a bachelor's degree in business. Elizabeth was a businesswoman, owning stores in Lake Placid and Palm Beach, Fla. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by two nephews, John Shehadi and Steve Shehadi; two cousins, Leila Freize and Richard Freize; and several great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents; her brother, George Shehadi; her sister, Evelyn L. Shehadi; and a nephew, Andy Shehadi.
There are no calling hours. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at the North Elba Cemetery in Lake Placid. The Rev. John Martin will officiate.
The M.B. Clark Inc. Funeral Home in Lake Placid is in charge of arrangements. Relatives and friends are invited to leave a memory, thought, prayer and "light a candle" for the family in the guestbook at www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com.