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DOHERTY, Ruby Shirley Pamela (nee Puddy)


Doherty Shirley MM

Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Health Centre on Saturday, June 8, 2019, in her 82nd year. 

Beloved wife of Bruce Doherty. 

Loved mother of Dan Wesley (Ilma) and Jennifer Lynn (Dave). Cherished grandmother of Andrew Wesley, Christopher Dalby and Lindsay Chantal. Great grandmother of Jordan, Emma and Amore.  

Dear sister of Sheila Blair (Allan) and James Curwood.  Also survived by nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. 

Predeceased by her parents John and Zelpha Puddy, and her brothers Zane and Everett. 

Friends will be received at Royal City Baptist Church, 100 Ridgewood Ave., Guelph on Thursday, June 13 from 7-9 pm and Friday, June 14 from 10-11 am.  Funeral service will follow at 11 am.  Reception to follow in the church hall.   Burial will be held on Monday, June 17 in Burk’s Falls.

Memorial contributions to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.

A tree will be planted in memory of R. Shirley P. Doherty in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph Arboretum. Dedication service, Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm.

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