Shirley Jean Slaven

October 4, 1931 - March 15, 2018

Peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family, on Thursday March 15th, 2018. Shirley Slaven of East Lake, at the age of 86. Beloved wife of the late Harry. Dear mother of Michael (Joanne) of South Bay, Florence Slaven (John) of R.R. #3, Picton, Martha Handley (Bill) of R.R. #1, Picton, Jane Slaven of Picton, Chris (Debbie) of Mississauga, the late Harry Paul Slaven and her special son-in-law Chris Walker. Dear sister of Marguerite Greer of Stirling and the late Frank Dyer. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Jamie, Scott, Jeff, Patricia, Pat, Corey, Lesley, Caitlin, Jordan and Trevor. Shirley will be fondly remembered by her great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Mrs. Slaven is resting at the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton, ON. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Gregory the Great Roman Catholic Church on Monday March 19th, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. The Reverend Father Robert Chisholm to officiate. Cremation to follow with interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.. If desired, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Friends may visit with the family on Sunday afternoon at the funeral home from 1 until 3 pm with vigil prayers at 1pm