JohnstonShirley Jan 12Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg on Sunday January 12th, 2014 in her 88th year.  Beloved wife and best friend of Douglas Johnston for 65 years.  Loving mother of John Johnston (Esther), Jean Wilson (John) and the late James Johnston (Diane).  Dear grandmother of Becki, Melody, Christina (Stephen), Jeremy, Cameron (Maryanne) and Addie and great grandmother of Andrew and Decker.  Sister of the late Eileen and Patricia.  Fondly remembered by her brother-in-law Jack Kernaghan and many nieces and nephews.  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St., E., Cobourg on Wednesday from 3-6 pm.  A funeral service will be held in St. Andrew’s United Church, Grafton on Thursday January 16th at 1:30 pm.  Cremation with interment in Fairview Cemetery, Grafton in the Spring.  If desired donations may be made to St. Andrew’s United Church.  Condolences received at

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