Shirley Elizabeth Allan, 19312016 (aged 85 years)

Name
Shirley Elizabeth /Allan/
Birth January 21, 1931

Occupation
sold Avon products

Death of a fatherDaniel Allan

Death of a motherAleta Allan

Hobby
babysitting children on their Brooke Twp farm, teaching Sunday Schooland singing in church choirs

Grandchildren
nana to Adam (Cathy), Bobbi Lynn (John), Tim and Becky Ann (Michael),Curtis (Nicole), Sheldon (Samantha)

Hobby
She loved having family at her side and visiting with neighbours.

Hobby
Volunteer with Cancer Society, Charlotte Eleanor Englehart HospitalAuxiliary,

Hobby
member of Sunnybrooke Women's Institute, United Church Women andUnited Church.

Death July 18, 2016 (aged 85 years)
Burial July 22, 2016 (4 days after death)
Shared note

Shirley Edgar Surrounded by family on Monday, July 18, 2016 at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Shirley Elizabeth Edgar (nee Allan), passed away, peacefully, in her 86th year. Beloved wife to Jack for nearly 66 years. Loved mother of Sharon Edgar, Linda (Robert) Parker, Richard (Colleen) Edgar, and Dianne (Robin) Neely. Cherished nana to Adam (Cathy), Bobbi Lynn (John), Tim and Becky Ann (Michael), Curtis (Nicole), Sheldon (Samantha) and great nana to Ayden, Keeten and Savannah. Shirley will be missed by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Aleta and Daniel Allan, and her siblings Nielson, Georgina, Douglas, Virginia, Jack, Don, Joanne, Ken and Jim. Shirley was blessed with patience, babysitting children on their Brooke Township farm, teaching Sunday school and singing in church choirs. She loved having her family by her side, whether it be playing cards, sipping iced tea on the deck, visiting with neighbours, she always welcomed people into their home. Shirley was an active volunteer. She spent some of her free time helping at the Cancer Society, the CEE Hospital Auxilliary and was an active member of the Sunnybrooke Women's Institute the UCW and the United Church. She even found the time to sell Avon while raising four children. Visitors will be received on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9pm at the Needham-Jay Funeral Home 4059 Petrolia Line, Petrolia, where a funeral Service will be held Friday, July 22, 2016 at 2pm. Interment in Alvinston Cemetery at 4:30. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to St. Paul's United Church, Petrolia or Parkinson Canada (www.parkinson.ca). Memories, pictures and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.

Family with parents
father
mother
brother
Don Allan
brother
Jack Allan
sister
Joanne Allan
brother
Jim Allan
brother
Ken Allan
brother
Nielson Allan
herself
19312016
Birth: January 21, 1931
Death: July 18, 2016Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia, Ontario
sister
Georgina Allan
sister
Virginia Allan
brother
Douglas Allan
Family with John Edwin Edgar
husband
19292020
Birth: September 2, 1929
Death: March 13, 2020CEE Hospital, Petrolia, Ontario
herself
19312016
Birth: January 21, 1931
Death: July 18, 2016Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia, Ontario
daughter
Sharon Elizabeth Edgar
daughter
Linda Louise Edgar
son
Richard John Edgar
daughter
Dianne Jacqueline Edgar