May 7, 1936 to October 25, 2007
Shirley passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at KW Health Centre of Grand River Hospital on Thursday October 25, 2007. She resided in Kitchener and was born 71 years ago in Wingham. Shirley was a member of Calvin Presbyterian Church, Kitchener. Beloved wife of Don whom she married in 1953. Loving mother of Judy and Bryan, Diane and Bruno, Kevin and Sherry. Special grandma of Jeff and Lauren, Jen and Matt, Shawn and Tammy, Melanie, Chris, Jason, Brooke, Candice and great-grandma of Miah, Dorian and Brianna. Also remembered by her brothers Bill, David and Bob, her sisters Sondra and Barb and by many nieces & nephews. Predeceased by her father David Martin, mother Margaret Barrett, stepâ€“father Norm Barrett and her sister Rebecca. Shirley's family invites relatives and friends to share their memories at the Brenneman Funeral Home 141 John Street, Atwood, on Sunday October 28, 2007 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at Atwood Presbyterian Church, 140 Monument Road, Atwood on Monday October 29 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Mark Richardson officiating. Interment in Elma Centre Cemetery, Atwood. Special thanks to the staff at Grand River Hospital Intensive Care Unit. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: The Lung Association Jenny Trout Centre 342 Erie Street, Suite 121 Stratford, ON N5A 2N4 can be arranged by calling the funeral home at 519-356-2382 or returning to the Current Funeral page and selecting the Make a Donation button.