Hunter (ne Strom), Shirley Margaret

Hunter (ne Strom), Shirley Margaret

January 20th, 2016

At this time, our hearts are filled with sadness as we announce the passing of Shirley Margaret Hunter, on Wednesday, January 20, 2016, on her 79th birthday. Beloved wife of Robert “Bob”; mother of Mark, of Bowmanville, Brenda, of London, and Grant, of Vancouver. Survived by her twin sister Sheila Fullerton (the late Royden), of Blind River, and sister-in-law Yvonne Chenowith (William), of Brantford. She will be deeply missed by her nieces and nephews, and their families. Predeceased by her parents, the late Harold and Martha Strom, of Blind River. Shirley was a teacher for many years at different schools as she followed her husband through several transfers. She enjoyed playing cards with her Bridge Buddies, and socializing with her family, friends and her church community. Visitation will be held on Friday from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. Private family interment in Owen Sound at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Shirl may be made to Riverside United Church or the charity of your choice.

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Donna & Dan SmithBob Hunter and family. We send our condolences in the loss of Shirl. Donna & I have fond memories of those early days in Blind River and our close friendship with Sheila and Royden Fullerton. We kept up to the Strom/Hunter/Fullerton/Mitchell/Graham family happenings over the years through that connection. Bob may remember Donna from their work together at RBC and meals at the Scott residence. Great memories. Daniel Q. Smith
Daniel Q. Smith Bob Hunter and family. We send our condolences in the loss of Shirl. Donna and I have fond memories of those early days in Blind River and our close friendship with Shirls sister Sheila. We have kept up to the Strom/Hunter/Fullerton/Mitchell/Graham family happenings over the years through that connection. Bob may remember Donna from their work together at RBC and shared meals at the Scott residence. Great memories!
Stephanie ScottMark, So sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Mary & Bob DavisBob & family. Our condolences in the loss of your wife & Mom. We have good memories of our time living in Essex and visits over the years. We looked forward to receiving your Christmas update each year. Great memories to be cherished.
Jim F. HunterBob....I send my condolences for the loss of your wife. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Mary Coleman Uncle Bob, Mark, Brenda and Grant , We were so sorry to hear about Aunt Shirley. The Coleman children have many happy memories of Sunday afternoon visits to your home playing games in your basement and topped off with a delicious meal courtesy of Aunt Shirley. Always such a loving and welcoming lady to us. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Much love, Mary
Jean EmburyVery sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. I sang in the choir with her and Brenda. My condolences to Brenda and Bob.
Mike and Lou QuayleBob Lou and I were shocked and deeply saddened to learn of Shirley's passing. We offer you and your family our most heartfelt sympathy. We will not be able to attend the funeral services but our thoughts and prayers will be with you.
Michael PardaensMark my condolences on the passing of your mother. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers as you go through this difficult time.
Jane GrahamBob, Brenda, Mark and Grant. I want to add my sincere condolences to you all.It is so hard to lose one we love. Shirley was a great person and she will be sorely missed by everyone who knew her. God bless you all
Gail WesthaverSo sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. I had many fun times playing bridge with Shirley and I will miss her.
Bryan WalkerMark..so sorry to learn of your mother's passing. From my family to yours our deepest condolences. Take care.
Barb PattersonI was so shocked and saddened to hear of Shirley's sudden passing. Sending most sincere condolences to you Bob, and to Brenda, Grant and Mark. Shirley and I went through both Public and High School together in Blind River, and kept in contact over the years through Christmas letters. When my late husband and I moved to London, Shirley was the first person to phone and welcome us here. We continued our friendship and were looking forward to getting together again this month. She was a wonderful person and I know she will be sadly missed by so many. Rest in peace my friend.
George & Marilyn KerrWe were so shocked to receive Mark's phone call! Our love to all & wish we could be there. Rest in peace Shirley.
joan parkinsonI always enjoyed a conversation with Shirley, she had a very happy way and a lovely smile
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