WindsorStarFrame copypassed away unexpectedly at home on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 77 years of age.  Beloved wife of Joe Galos for almost 60 years. Loving mother of Joe Galos and wife Charlene, Ronald Galos and wife Debbie and the late Rosemary (2001). Proud and adored grandma of Ron Galos, Chris Galos, Sarah Galos MacKenzie (Mat) and great meme of Drake MacKenzie. Predeceased by her parents August and Anna Janssens. Dearest sister of late Louie Janssens (Margaret), late Charlie Janssens (late Julia), Alice Hazelwood (late William), late Elsie Janssens and sister-in-law of Elizabeth Pozsar (late Michael). She will also be remembered and missed by many nieces and nephews. Shirley was a wonderful wife for 59 years, beside Joe all her life starting on the dairy farm and then to the mushroom farm and the bowling alley. She was a longtime member of the Essex C.W.L. Her family, grandchildren and great grandchild were the light of her life. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave., Essex (519-776-4233) on Friday 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Shirley’s life will be held from the funeral home on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 11 am with visiting one hour prior. Fr. Michael Parent officiating. Interment Country Meadows Cemetery, Essex. If desired memorial donations may be made to Community Living Essex County or the Essex Food Bank. Family and friends are invited to share their condolences online at

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