elevated 08JeR December 28, 1929 – September 24, 2020
elevated 08JeR Shirley Bernice Brown (nearly 91) of Mount Albert, ON died peacefully on Thursday, September 24, 2020. After several strong fights with cancer, she can finally lay in peace. Shirley is survived by her loving husband Clive Chen, her daughter Wendy Brown and son-in-law Jeff O’Byrne, and her step-children Donna, Randy (Tanya), and Ann Chen. Daughter of Walter Beer and Eveline Rudkin, both of England, she was the middle of five children born in Toronto. Shirley is survived by her youngest sister, Evelyn and numerous well-loved nieces and nephews; she is predeceased by her siblings and their spouses: Nancy (Sam), Bob (Marion), and Jack (Eileen). In addition to working full-time (sometimes at two jobs) Shirley pursued her first passion in life – art. She was a gifted artist, painting, quilting, sewing, and creating stained glass items, to name but a few.
elevated 08JeR Funeral services for Shirley will be held on Friday, October 2nd. Attendance will be by invitation only. Family and friends are invited to view the Funeral Mass on Friday October 2, 2020 at 12:00 pm. Please click on the link below to View Funeral Mass