October 19, 1958 to May 5, 2016
Shally Ernest – of Monkton, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Thursday May 5, 2016 at the age of 57. Lifelong partner of Dennis Sanders. Loving mother of Katie Ernest, Jason Ernest, John & Ivy Ernest, Lisa Ernest. Special grandma of Angel, Richard, Hayley, Ryan, Riley, Lita, Chelsea and Tekyra. Dear sister and sister-in-law of John and Margaret Darroch, Donna Rudow, Donelda and John Herrfort, Barbara and Robert Mitchell, Alvin Darroch, Raymond and Connie Darroch, Sheila and Albert Subject, Cathy and David Smith, Bonnie and Fred Wocks, Roxanne and Greg Bowman, Phyllis and Ted Smith, Diane Darroch, and Douglas Gowing. Fondly remembered by Ann and Al McKenzie, John and Laura Ernest and their daughter Ruby, Wayne and Bonnie Ernest, Chris Ernest, Sharon and Larry Searth, Dave and Dianna Ernest, Daniel Ernest, special friends Denise and Shawn and many nieces, nephews, aunts and cousins. Predeceased by her parents John and Norma (Fischer) Darroch, brother Gordon Darroch, sisters Shirley Darroch, Eleanora Larson, Lynda Gowing, brother-in-law Ron Rudow, father and mother-in-law Lloyd and Shirley Ernest. At Shally’s request, cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday May 14, 2016 at the home of Cathy and David Smith, 124 Queen Street, Atwood from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: Canadian Diabetes Association PO Box 26331 Stn BRM B Toronto, ON M7Y 4R1 Canadian Cancer Society 536 Huron Street Stratford, ON N5A 9Z9 or Steps for Kids Lutherwood Child & Family Foundation 285 Benjamin Rd. Waterloo, ON N2J 3Z4 www.lutherwoodstepsforkids.ca appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals and clicking on the Make a Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity of choice at the above address.