SHEPLEY, Nellie Marie (Thomas) – Age 79 of Sombra, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 24, 2013 at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Sydenham Campus, Wallaceburg. Beloved wife of the late Edwin Ernest Shepley (1995). Loving mother of Nancy, Janice, Michael (Linda), Robert (Lorna), Deborah, Pamela and Kathy Hazlet. Cherished grandmother of Bobby, Tara, Greg, Jack, Tracy, Tammy, Robyn, Chris, Gina and Kailyn. Great-grandmother of Mikaela, Tristan, Alexis, Madison, James, Hunter and Noah. Survived by sisters-in-law Esther Thomas and Pamela Thomas, brothers and sisters-in-law as well as several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her brothers Herbert, Roland and Lorne Thomas as well as her parents Elmer Joseph Dorcus and Evelyn Daisy (Barcroft) Thomas.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS on Sunday, May 26, 2013 from 1:00 to 4:00pm.
Sunset Rebekah Lodge #185 of Sombra will hold a memorial service on Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 3:30pm.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, May 27, 2013 at 11:00am from the funeral home. Pastor Brian Horrobin officiating. Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Sombra.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Diabetes Association.
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