Daily Gazette, Schenectady, 17 Sep 2000 obit extract TROY - Mrs. Ella Prentiss Shudt, 94, of Burdett Avenue, died Saturday at the Eddy Memorial Geriatric Center. Born and educated in Danville, Pa., lived in Troy for the last 75 years. She was the wife of the late Roy E. Shudt, who was a nationally known trotting announcer. Survivors include a son, Edwyn L. Shudt of Troy; a brother, Harry Prentiss of Silver Springs, Md.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Bryce Funeral Home. Burial in Elmwood Hill Cemetery.