Passed away peacefully at the Iler Lodge Nursing Home on July 31, 2013 at 92 years of age. Daughter of late Roland and Phoebe (nee Grant). She will be sadly missed by many cousins and friends especially Marion Taylor, Irene Grant and Joanne Woods. Shirley lived most of her life in Essex. She retired in 1985 as a teacher with Essex District High School. Shirley was an avid traveler and a golfer at Kingsville Golf and Country Club. She was a devoted bridge player across Essex County. Shirley is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North, Essex on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville. Donations may be made to the Essex United Church. You may send your condolences online at

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