Muriel Jean Woods (Beirnes) of R.R. #1 Williamsford, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Chesley on Monday, November 19, 2012 in her 92nd year.
Loving mother of June Micks and her partner Al Clark of Athabaska, Alberta and Mel and his wife Linda of R.R. #1 Williamsford. Cherished grandmother of Bradley Micks, Corry Micks (Trevor Johnson), Margie (David) Smith, Sabrina Clark (Dustin Allen), Patti Ottewell, Tammy (Peter) Doersam, John (Margaret) Woods and Ryan Jennett. She will be fondly remembered by her eleven great-grandchildren Tandice, Aeriel, Ellaena, Georgia, Morgan, Owen, Cole, Kyra, Kim (Clint Campbell), Ryan, Logan, and three great great-grandchildren, Jackson, Mary and Bentley. Muriel will be missed by her brothers, Alex (Sally) Beirnes of Holland Centre, Frank (Helen) Beirnes of Williamsford and sisters, Dorothy Berry of Waterford and Katherine Reekie of Clarksburg, and her sisters-in-law Eileen Beirnes of Cambridge and Judy Beirnes of Hanover. She will be fondly remembered by her brother-in-law Ken (Marj) Woods and the extended Woods family. She is predeceased by her husband George, brothers James, Joseph (Eileen), and John Beirnes, brothers-in-law Ralph Berry and Harvie Reekie, and her parents, Wellington and Alice (Jackson) Beirnes.
Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service celebrating Muriel’s life will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 11 a.m. Interment in Shiloh Cemetery, Chatsworth at 3 p.m.
Memorial donations to the Holland Centre United Church or the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.