It is with sadness that we announce the
death of Shirley Merine Purdy, 93, of
Sackville on Monday, April 26, 2021.Born in Sackville, Shirley was a daughter of the late
George and Annie Mae (Sterling) Thompson.
Shirely was employed for many years at
Mt. Allison University. She enjoyed spending time in her flower
gardens and shopping; sometimes to buy, and sometimes just to
Shirley will be sadly missed by her
sons, David (Nancy) Purdy and Douglas (Paulette) Purdy both of
Sackville, NB, and four grandchildren Michelle (Brian Maxwell) Purdy,
David (Rita) Purdy,Christopher (Kelly) Purdy and Amanda (Ryan Estabrooks)
Purdy, as well as eight great grandchildren, Lily and Simon Maxwell,
Katelyn and Cassie Purdy, Jake and Alex Purdy, Hudson and Barrett
Besides her parents and her husband,
Arthur Purdy, Shirley was predeceased by six sisters, Margaret,
Isabel, Viola, Helen, Bernice and May.
Arrangements are under the care and
guidance of Jones Funeral Home, 70 Bridge
Street, Sackville, NB (506-364-1300).Cremation has taken place and a
graveside service for Shirley will be held in the Sackville Cemetery
at a later date to be announced.
Donation in memory of Shirley may be
made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Sharing of memories, and condolences,
may be sent to the family by visiting Shirley's online memorial at
www.jonesfuneralhome.ca or through the Jones Funeral Home Facebook