Mrs. Shirley Leona Good passed away peacefully at Mt. Cartier Court Extended Care, Revelstoke on Friday, January 20, 2012 at the age of 79 years. A Celebration of Life Tea will be held at the Revelstoke Senior’s Center on Sunday afternoon, February 19 at 1 p.m. with Mr. Gary Sulz officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice, in memory of Shirley.
Shirley was born near Elgin, Manitoba,
on March 14, 1932. As a young woman, she worked as a Telephone Operator at the Elgin & Boissevain Exchanges. Shirley married Lloyd Good in January 1950. They lived in Kenora, Ontario, until moving to Revelstoke in 1971. Shirley will be fondly remembered by many for “Big Eddy Ceramics.” She was also a volunteer with the Ladies Auxiliary at the Thrift Shop. Shirley loved gardening, cooking and was very creative with many kinds of crafts.
Shirley was predeceased by her parents. She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Lloyd of Revelstoke; four children: Teresa Elsom of Revelstoke, Darleen (Stewart) McCartney of Revelstoke, Ivan Good of Victoria and Loran (Wayne) Lilwall; grandchildren: Samantha (Jason) Mathie of Calgary, Jeff Stoddart of Revelstoke, Eric Stoddart of Revelstoke and Edward McCartney of Revelstoke; two great grandchildren: Eliza and James Mathie of Calgary; sister Donelda (Bruce) McLean of Forrest, Manitoba as well as many nieces and nephews.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing Shirley’s obituary at: www.brandonbowersfuneralhome.com.
Cremation arrangements are in the care of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke.