Agnes Shields

Obituary of Agnes Shields

Shields, Agnes, - 96, of Ventnor, beloved mother, grandmother and aunt. Died on May 11, 2018. Agnes was employed at the Bell Telephone Co. for 44 years in numerous positions. Through her participation in the Pioneers, she coordinated many scholarship drives. Agnes was also active in the St. James Parish of Ventnor City and the AARP Ventnor Committee. Agnes was married to her husband Jerry Shields for over thirty years. Jerry was a Gunners Mate in the Navy during World War II. Agnes volunteered in the Red Cross during the war. Agnes graduated Holy Spirit High School in 1940. Agnes is survived by her two sons, James and Patrick Shields. Agnes oldest son Jerry "Skip" Shields is deceased. Agnes has 7 grandchildren and 3 great-grand children and four nephews and nieces. The family history includes parents James and Mary Conners and sister Rosemary Hannah. Services and burial will be private.