CROW, Mrs. Shirley (nee Russelo) of St. Thomas, passed away at the St.Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Sunday, July 28, 2013, in her 85th year. Wife of the late Gerald William “Bill” Crow Sr. (1998). Mother of Jerry Crow (Cathy Hodgins) of London, Cheryl Grant (Terry) of Hamilton, and Ron Crow of St. Thomas. Grandmother of David Crow (Kristin), Sarah Valentine (Joe), Benjamin Crow (Lindsay), Rob Grant, and Nicole Cherry (Chris) and Christopher Palka. Great grandmother of Aoife, Gwendolyn, Emma, Reece, Kenzie, and Nevaeh. Sister of the late Morris Russelo, late Lola Bentley, and late Don Russelo (Agnes of Blenheim). Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Born in Sarnia, ON, December 18, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Maggie (nee Bathgate) Russelo. Shirley was a retired employee of Sears Canada, St. Thomas, and a former employee of Faulds Cleaners, St. Thomas.
A private funeral service will be held at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160) on Friday, August 2nd, followed by cremation. Private interment of her cremated remains will be made in Elmdale Memorial Park. Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Canadian Diabetes Association gratefully acknowledged.
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