During the late afternoon of October 31, 2013, Shirley died peacefully with family at her side. Though she is no longer physically present, her kind and gentle spirit lives on.
She is greatly missed by her beloved family: her husband of over 58 years, Bob; her children Deanna (Frank), Rob, and Scott (Lorie); her grandchildren Rachel, Samantha, Joshua, Christopher and Hannah; along with many dear friends. She was predeceased in death by her younger brother George as well as her parents Edith and Jack.
A Celebration of Life service will take place at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 10037 – 84 Avenue, Edmonton, on Friday, December 27, 2013 at 10:00 AM.
Donations may be made in Shirley’s memory to St. Boniface Hospital Foundation, C1026 – 409 Tache Ave., Winnipeg, MB R2H 2A6. Please note on your donation that it is for the St. Boniface Nurses’ Alumni Association to support an archival project in the memory of Shirley Doris (Smithson) Key.