Shirley Donald

Donald-It is with deeply saddened hearts that the family of Shirley Donald of Lambton Shores announce her death on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. She will sadly be missed by Dave, Krista, George, Emelia, Craig, Kirk and Ron. She was dedicated to her grandchildren and thoroughly enjoyed watching George and Emelia in dance, gymnastics and cheer. Shirley, or Mrs. Donald as she was commonly known, will be remembered fondly for having taught the Grade 5 Multiplication Tables to many students in Lambton County. In keeping with Shirley’s wishes cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church 182 Main St. Thedford on Saturday September 23, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Christine O’Reilly officiating. Visitors will be received by the family from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the Church prior to the service. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society of Sarnia –Lambton or to the Sarnia and District Humane Society. Arrangements entrusted to Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna. Messages and condolences may be left online @ Knight 519-862-2845.

Visitation Information

Saturday September 23, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m at Knox Presbyterian Church, Thedford


Alzheimer Society of Sarnia-Lambton Sarnia and District Humane Society

Funeral Date

11:00 a.m. Saturday September 23, 2017 at Knox Presbyterian Church, Thedford

9 thoughts on “Shirley Donald”

  1. Dear Dave:

    My sincere condolences to you and your family on the sudden loss of your beloved Shirley.

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your loved ones.

    God Bless


  2. Thinking of you at this difficult time. I am sure you have many wonderful memories of your wife, mother and grandmother. She was a special lady to many!

  3. Sharron Saunders and Family

    Dear Dave, Krista and Family

    So sorry to hear of your loss. My heart is with you as you go through such a difficult time. I look forward to spending some time with you real soon. We have a strong bond and many special memories. Hugs to all of you and a very special hug for Krista.

  4. Dave, Krista & family
    How sorry we were to read of Shirley’s death. We are in Montreal at my aunt’s interment so are unable to be with you at this time. Will be in touch shortly.
    Heather & Jim

  5. Dave, Krista and family,
    Shirley was such a good friend for so many years. She will be greatly missed by all of us who taught with her and visited with her. My sympathy to all of you.
    Rose Jean

  6. My condolences to the family. Allow me to share a short story to illustrate Shirley’s sense of humour. While teaching together at Blackwell (if I remember correctly) Shirley arrived one day with a 6 quart basket of highly polished red apples for the staff. On the top row was a yellow and green warty gourd the same size as the apples. That gourd was for me. Shirley appreciated my offbeat sense of humour which we obviously shared. Sorry for your loss Dave.

  7. To the family – Sad to hear of Shirley’s passing. I was the secretary at King George VI during a number of Shirley’s teaching years there. She was a friendly and pleasant person to be around. I travel Cathcart Blvd. often and pass the former Donald residence.

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