Winchester Press – obit – Shirley Alice McGowan

Shirley Alice McGowan

Shirley Alice McGowan (nee Wells) passed awayjust before sunrise on Nov. 8, 2007, in Winchester.
She was wed for 55 years to the late George Edward Ingram McGowan.She leaves her legacy of love and grace to: her brother Vernon(Leila); her sons and daughters Larry (Ann), Chris (Mary-Sue),Stephen (Ruth), Mark (Christine), Sharon (John), Randi (the lateRichard), John (Kim), and Danny; grandchildren Mandi (Adam), Ryan(Yvonne), Jarod (Jami), Michael, Gina (Mike), Reid (Terri), Robyn(Dave), Katrina (Lorne), Calvin, and Garrett; great-grandchildrenKyler, Devin, Sydney, August, and Lorilei; as a special Mom toKimmie and Christie; to over a hundred fostered children, andto so many cherished relations and friends. We have known a womanof substance.
Friends paid their respects at the Winchester Funeral Home onSun., Nov. 11. The funeral was held Nov. 12 at St. Matthias’ AnglicanChurch in Winchester.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Winchester DistrictMemorial Hospital.
“Her children shall rise up and call her blessed.”