Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Thursday November 28th, 2013 in her 75th year. Predeceased by her beloved husband Neil (2012). Shirley was the only daughter of the late Fred and Margaret Merrett and was pre-deceased by her two brothers George and Fred. Loving mom of Peter, Cathy and David. Cherished grandmother of Cody. Loving step mom of John (Lena) and Laurie (Craig Dynes) and grandma Shirl of Courtney, Aaron, Joshua, Jason (Deb) and Robyn. Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home on Tuesday December 3rd, 2013 at 11 am. Interment in Cobourg Union Cemetery. If desired donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Northumberland Hills Palliative Care Unit. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.