Shirley Melski

Obituary of Shirley Melski

Melski, Shirley

Peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family, on Friday, September 28, 2018 in her 86th year, Shirley Melski, beloved wife of the late Ed Melski.  Loving mother of Ed (Coleen), Gerard (Florence), Barry (Sandra) Melski, Bonita Paghal, Rose (Mike) Roy.  Dear sister of Ray (the late Helen), George “Cubsie” (the late June), Butch (Eleanor), Mikie (Teresa) Gillis, Willena (Frank) Cameron, Anne (the late Tom) Moore, Gerry (Peter) O’ Connor and the late Dougie, Mary Gillis and the late Tessy White. Dear sister-in-law of Joey White.  Much loved nanny of 16 grandchildren 14 great-grandchildren and 2 in the oven.  Will be lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Shirley was the most loving wife, mother, sister, nanny and best friend and enjoyed spending time with all of her family. Shirley had a passion for Bingo and playing cards with her family. She loved going to K Mart in the States. Special thanks to Dr. Bernadette McNeil and the Palliative Team, especially nurse Eva and the PSW’s.  Thank you for all the loving support by our family and friends during this difficult time. Friends will be received at the McCLEISTER FUNERAL HOME, 495 Park Road North, Brantford on Sunday, September 30, 2018 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Parish Prayers on Sunday at 6:00 p.m.  Funeral Mass at Sacred Heart Church, 17 Washington Street, Paris on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Brantford.  If wished, memorial donations to the Stedman Community Hospice gratefully appreciated.  Letters of condolence may be received by the family at       McCleister (519) 758-1553