Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Irene Alice Gallant (nee Elmy)

Peacefully at Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus on Sunday, October 25, 2009 in her 84th year. Devoted wife of Frank. Loving mother of Arlene & her husband Art Snider, Arthur John Irwin & Liz Bain, Janice Edwards & Kevin Townsend and the late Robert Irwin. Dear grandmother of 7 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. She is survived by her sisters Evelyn Joyce and Hazel Smith. Predeceased by 3 brothers and 1 sister.
The family will receive friends at the Doney Funeral Home, 318 Main St. E., Shelburne on Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service in the funeral home chapel on Thursday, October 29, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Interment at Shelburne Cemetery. Irene had a great love for her family, a passion for her flowers and gardening and her cooking and quilting were second to none. With Irene there was always room for one more.