Shirley A. MacDonald
1937 – 2021
Shirley Amy MacDonald, wife of James MacDonald of Woodstock, NB and formerly of Miramichi, passed away at the Carleton Manor, Woodstock, NB on April 4, 2021 at the age of 84.
Born in Loggieville, on February 11, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Stuart Charles and Mary Alice (Matthews) Trevors. She was a Homemaker and Christian by faith.
Shirley is survived by her husband, James MacDonald; five daughters: Susan Crosson (Will), Brenda Harrison, Heather Disher (Raymond), Fay Fraser (Dwight) and Jennifer Pettersen (Jeff); two sons: James MacDonald (Manon) and John MacDonald (Wilma); 23 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Gertrude and Jennie. She was predeceased by her parents; daughter, Judith; son, Barry; sisters: Sadie and Alice; and brother, Edward.
A PUBLIC Visitation was held at Adams Funeral Home, 140 King St., Miramichi on Thursday, April 8, 2021 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A PRIVATE Funeral service was held from Adams Funeral Home Chapel. Speakers were Albert Clark, Dorothy MacDonald, Maxine Disher, and Steve Shultz. The organist was Veralynn Harrison. Music for the service included a special recording by the grandchildren: "Nothing Matters But Salvation". Additional hymns sung were: "Lord, In My Need", and "He Hath Blessed Us". Pallbearers were: Trevor Fraser, Scott Fraser, Raymond Disher, Jimmy MacDonald, Dale MacCallum and Dennis MacDonald. Interment was in Pine Grove Cemetery.
Here is the link for Mrs. Shirley MacDonald's funeral: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LLgihbwa9RM
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Carleton Manor or a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements were entrusted to Adams Funeral Home Ltd., 140 King St., Miramichi, telephone (506) 773-3492, or messages of condolence may be sent online to www.adamsfh.ca
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