MCNEILLY - Shirley Marie (Rioux) passed away peacefully on 17 July 2022 8:22 pm.
Born in Winnipeg on 5 December 1933, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Josephine (Jesse nee Marek) Rioux. She was predeceased by husband James (Jim) Robert McNeilly, brother Earl (Noreen) Rioux.
Shirley will be sadly missed by her sister Doreen (Orville); sister Jeanne, daughters; Gerry (Steve), Linda (Ted), grandchildren; Tom, Deanna and Victoria, niece Linda (Randy), nephew Bill (Ronnie), nephew Kelly (Charlotte), nephew Leonard (Nina), nephew Jamie and her best friend Alice & Mary & Peter.
Shirley had a beautiful smile and a twinkle in her eye. She had a sharp wit and a great sense of humour. She always made others feel important and welcome. Shirley will always be remembered for her graciousness, gentleness and generosity that made everyone feel important and welcome.
Thank you to Dr Gregory J McAnulty and the Nurses and the Care Aids and the Social Workers for their outstanding care. As well deep gratitude to Queen’s Park Care Centre, New Westminster, BC.
No service by request; In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to Queen's Park Care Home.