Shirley Joyce Eccleston


February 6, 1931 – November 14, 2016

Shirley passed away peacefully November 14, 2016 at Malaspina Gardens, Nanaimo, BC. Shirley was predeceased by her beloved husband Nathaniel Eccleston, son Godfrey and grandson Adrian. She is survived by her daughter Natalie (Dan), her brother Gary (Diana) and grandchildren Darren, Danny (Tiffany), Kyle, Trevor, and ten great-grandchildren. Shirley worked 25 years for BC Ferries after raising her family, and helped run the farm. She enjoyed her gardening, riding her horses, cross-country skiing, and most of all her grandchildren. Shirley was a long standing member of the ladies Auxiliary Legion 257. Memorial Service to be held December 10, 2016 at 1:00pm, Sands Funeral Chapel One Newcastle Ave. Nanaimo, BC. Officiated by Fred Massey. In lieu of flowers please make a donation in memory of Shirley to the Alzheimer’s Association of BC at

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