Celia Shooman

Celia Shooman, 88, resi­dent of Milford, NH died on June 10, 2016 at her home.

She was born in New York, NY on April 23, 1928, the youngest daugh­ter of Thomas and Cece­lia (Messina) Coraci. She made her home in Milford for the past 30 years and formerly lived in Nashua, NH.

While living in Nashua, Celia had been active in the Nashua Actor Singers and Choral Society. In ad­dition, she was a co-found­ing member of an organi­zation called SHARE in Nashua in the 1960s.

She was a loving mother and most especially en­joyed spending time with her family, her pets, and her many dear friends.

Celia was predeceased by her husband, William Shooman, who died in 2003.

Family members in­clude two daughters, Di­ane Shooman and Annie Shooman, and Annie’s husband, Charlie Cas­tro; a brother-in-law, Leo Shooman; a sister-in-law, Myrna Shooman; five niec­es, a nephew, and many cousins.

There are no visit­ing hours. A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 17th at 2:00 p.m. in the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Share Outreach, Inc., 1 Columbus Avenue, Mil­ford, NH 03055 or Mil­ford Police Department, c/o Good Morning Mil­ford Program, 19 Garden Street, Milford, NH 03055. To share a memory or of­fer a condolence, please go to www.smith-heald. com.