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Shiela Gilmour , Wife of Professor Emeritus John Gimour, Passes at 91

Shiela Gilmour

Shiela Gilmour

Sheila Wall Gilmour, wife of Alfred University Professor Emeritus John Gilmour, died March 5 at the age of 91, at the Gilmours’ residence in Brunswick, Maine.

She and her husband were long-time residents of Alfred, where John Gilmour was a member of Alfred University’s Division Human Studies. The couple moved to Hammondsport in 1991, living in a home in the hills high over the western shore of Keuka Lake. They moved to Newcastle, Me. in 2000 when Professor Gilmour retired, and then to Brunswick in 2011.

Shiela Gilmour moved to Alfred in 1974, studied counseling at Alfred University and worked for Allegany County Mental Health until retiring in 1984.

She is survived by her husband, children and grandchildren. A complete obituary is available at http://obituaries.presshe...;pid=184463027.