Peacefully at Oakville Trafalgar Hospital on Monday, March 18, 2019 at the age of 86. Shirley is survived by her loving husband Ed Ramsbottom and predeceased by her beloved husband Don Caughill (1987). She was the cherished mother of Sandra (Ed Smith) and a special grandmother of Trevor Smith (Ashley) and Todd Smith (Stephanie) and a great grandma to Brock and Lucie. Shirley is survived by Ed’s daughters Sandra (Wayne Herman) and Wanda (Chris Armitage). She is also survived by her step grandsons Jeffrey Herman and Sean and Daniel Armitage. Shirley will be dearly missed by her loving brother Lloyd MacPherson (Kaye) and nephews Brent, Gregory and Paul MacPherson (Lori). Shirley was predeceased by her parents Kenneth and Elda (Book) MacPherson. Shirley was a former employee of Halton Board of Education and a co-owner of Bubble Bath Laboratories of Milton. She was a member of St. Paul’s United Church, Order of the Eastern Star and the Milton Cemetery Board of Directors. Special thanks to Dr. Kazem and the palliative care team at Oakville Hospital.
Family and friends are invited to visit at the McKERSIE-KOCHER FUNERAL HOME 114 Main St. E. Milton 905-878-4452 on Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm. A celebration of life will be held in the funeral home chapel on Friday at 10:30 am. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Willow Foundation would be appreciated.