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Andrea Millward
May 29
The Retired Teachers of Ontario District 17,Unit 2 wish to express sincere sympathies to Shirley's family upon her passing May 10,2022. An "In Memorial " donation has been sent to Mariposa House Hospice from us in her honour..May you rest in peace.
Connie Bowles
May 20
Shirley was such a lovely lady and we enjoyed having her as a teacher. Condolences to the family. George Devitt and Connie Bowles.
Chip Green
May 20
What an outstanding Lady!! It was a pleasure to know Shirley and to listen to her spin her stories and knowledge. Condolences to to the family.
Joanne Sine
May 18
"Thank you for being a friend"
What a special lady we all had the pleasure of knowing.
Shirley, I have only been your friend for half of your 92 years but I have so many memories
of the times we shared, the laughs we had, the silly things we did, our History trips on th...
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Lisa Martin
May 18
I am very sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. It was always great fun the days that she came in as a supply teacher when I was a student at Coldwater. She had a lovely smile and a warm heart. Thoughts are with you all.
Lisa Martin( Snider)
Bruce Missen
May 18
My condolences to Jane, Jim and extended family. A tremendous loss to all who knew her.
Rest in Peace Mrs G.
Bonnie Bidmead
May 16
So sorry to hear of Shirley’s passing. Mrs Gleadall was my Teacher in Coldwater, I always looked for her at the Mill when l went to Coldwater. I was Cleaning for Edith French, we started talking about Coldwater and she said she had a Sister there. She says Shirley Glead... Continue Reading
Glenna Tinney
May 14
Like many others I was a student of Shirley’s. My most vivid memory of her as a teacher was the day JF Kennedy died. Listening to the radio, following the story and attempting to explain what was happening. As a community member she was present and larger than life. ... Continue Reading
Helen (Archer) and Chuck Givens
May 14
Oh my it was a sad day to hear of your passing Shirley. Such a dear sweet lady. Always up of a good chat or a long phone conversation. I will miss picking your brain for local history stories and family information. Such a good friend, neighbour and mentor to all of ... Continue Reading
Kevin Athron
May 13
Our deepest condolences to the extended family. She will forever be Mrs Gleadall to me.
She was a monumental influence in my life. She taught with a sense of fun. Occasionally siting on my desk and asking the class to open their desks to take out the next lessons text ...
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