We wish to announce the passing of our dear mother who died peacefully with her family by her side, on Friday, August 10, 2012 at Bluewater Health, Palliative Care at the age of 75.  Predeceased by her husband Ross Morgan (1988) and her parents Fred and Maude Mann.  Loving mother of Doug (Johanna), Ron, Carol and Linda.  Grandmother to Joshua (Melanie), Michael (Trisha), and Jesse.  Great-grandmother to Natasha, Ainsley, Bryant and McKenna.  Dearly missed by her only brother Fred (Martha) Mann of Belle River, Ontario.  Will be missed by her sisters-in-law, brother-in-law and many nieces and nephews.  Special friends of Steve and Sohpie Shafit of Northridge, California.  Shirley had a great love for horses and her dogs Mickey and Midget.  She enjoyed playing pool, playing with the ukulele group, and especially relaxing in the evenings by playing her piano.   She volunteered at the Strangway Centre, Meals on Wheels and was a member of Central United Church.  A special thank you to Dr. Kolano and the nurses in ICU and Palliative Care, and the unit helpers who cared for our mother during her stay in the hospital.  Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at SMITH FUNERAL HOME 1576 London Line, Sarnia from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.  The funeral service will be held to celebrate Shirley’s life on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at Central United Church, 220 George St., Sarnia at 11:00 a.m.  A family interment will take place in Ebenezer Cemetery, McGilvary Twp., Ontario.  Sympathy may be expressed through donations to The Strangway Centre, or the Sarnia and District Humane Society (cheques only at the funeral home please).  Memories and condolences may be sent online at http://smithfuneralhome.ca/

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