Shige Compo


Shige Compo 79, passed away on Sunday, October 24, 2021. She was born in Okinawa, Japan on July 8, 1942.

On February 15, 1967 she married Bernard J. Compo. They were happily married for 48 years until he passed away in 2015. Shige worked in the kitchen at the Blue Mill Pub and the White House in Ballston Spa for many years. She enjoyed traveling to her home country of Okinawa to visit her family and perform with her friends in a dance group around her community.

She was a loving mother, grandma, and great grammy. Shige is survived by her daughter Sandra and her husband Charles Miller of Berne; grandchildren Chelsie Miller of Dallas, Georgia, Catrina Diamond (Ryan) of Middleburgh, and Chester Compo-Miller (Angelina) of San Bruno, California; great grandchildren Bailey Treasure, Rowdy Jack, Ever Rose, and Alessandra Jade; brother in law Ronny Compo of Carthage; sisters in law Elaine Ohidal (Richard) and Karen Wilkins (Leo) of Lancaster, Pennsylvania; and many family members in her home country of Okinawa.

Funeral services will be held 2pm Monday, November 8 at the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, Schuylerville. Memorial contributions in memory of Shige may be made to the Saratoga National Cemetery Honor Guard Association, 200 Duell Road, Schuylerville, NY 12871.