Peacefully at Blue Water Rest Home, Zurich, on Thursday, January 2, 2020 of Zurich, at the age of 75. Cherished wife of Paul Bedard for 54 years. Proud mother of Deborah Telford, Paul “Pook” Bedard all of Zurich, and Lisa and Rodney Freeman of London. Adored Meme of Dylan, Dariann, Brianne, Natalie, Chandelle, and Nicholas and great-meme of Lillian. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Leo and Gayle Debus, and Doug and Julie Debus all of Zurich, and Toni Debus of New Hamburg. Shirley will be dearly missed by the Bedard family. Predeceased by her parents, Leonard and Thresa Debus, son Gregory Bedard, and brother Lou Debus.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Hammond, and the staff at both Seaforth Manor and Blue Water Rest Home for their excellent care and compassion shown to Shirley.
Visitation will be held at St. Boniface Catholic Church, 22 Mary Street, Zurich on Monday, January 6th from 10 – 10:45 AM, where the Funeral Mass will be held at 11 AM. Cremation with inurnment St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery.
Donations to Blue Water Rest Home, Canadian Cancer Society, or Seaforth Manor would be appreciated by the family.