April 6, 1915 to June 15, 2015
Olive Shearer, passed away peacefully at her residence in Livingstone Manor, Listowel on Monday June 15, 2015. On April 6, Olive celebrated her 100th birthday with many family and friends. Beloved wife of the late William Shearer who predeceased her in 1997. Loving mother of Donald of Strathmore, Alberta. Special grandma of William and his wife Elizabeth, great-grandma of Lillian Annamae Olive and Maximus James Dirk, all of Alberta. Dear sister of Harold and Vi Johnston of Toronto. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by her parents William and Ellen (Symnes) Johnston. Visitation will be held at Brenneman Funeral Home, 141 John Street, Atwood (519-356-2382) on Thursday June 18 from 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, Listowel on Friday June 19, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Don McCallum officiating. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: Knox Presbyterian Church 220 Livingstone Ave N. Listowel, ON N4W 1P9 or North Perth Community Hospice 135 Main Street E., Suite 105 Listowel, ON N4W 2B5 appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make a Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity of choice at the above address.