May 7, 1937 – Bracebridge, Ontario
December 25, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Shirley May Shipley beloved wife of Ronald Shipley of Calgary, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Christmas morning (December 25, 2014) at the age of 77 years.
Shirley was born and raised in Muskoka, Ontario, daughter to the late Edward John Corbett and Edith Grace Corbett. For the last thirty-six years, Shirley and Ron have enjoyed living and raising their family in Calgary, Alberta.
Besides her loving husband Ron of fifty-eight years, Shirley is much loved and will be sadly missed by sons, Scott (Tina), Robert (Jennie), Todd, and Geoffrey. She was the proud grandmother of nine grandchildren, Aidan, Wil, Ethan, Madelyn, Amy, Jack, Grace, Corbet and Everet; beloved sister to Lorraine (Garry); and aunt to Brandi, Luann and Darryl. Shirley was predeceased by her parents Edward John Corbett and Edith Grace Corbett.
Memorial Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the A.L.S. Society of Alberta & Northwest Territories (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), Suite 250, 4723 – 1 Street S.W., Calgary, AB T2G 4Y8, www.alsab.ca. Many thanks to all the wonderful staff at the South Health Campus and to the ALS Society for their loving care and attention.
In living memory of Shirley Shipley, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: 403-256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences