Shirley (Bechard) Kirkpatrick

KIRKPATRICK, Shirley (Bechard) February 14, 1938 – February 4, 2021. Peacefully, with her children by her side, Shirley Kirkpatrick – of Port Burwell – passed away on Thursday, February 4th 2021 in her 83rd year at LHSC-Victoria Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Kirkpatrick (1994). Predeceased by her son Tim Kirkpatrick (1987). Shirley was a loving mother of Karen (Bob) Vyse, Tom (Debbie) Kirkpatrick, Kim (Barry) Chambers, Kelly Kirkpatrick and Tammy (Kevin) Gardner. Caring Grandmother of Tommy, Adam, Shawna, Sherry, Christopher, Ryan, Ashley, Stephanie and a Great Grandmother of 12, soon to be 13, great-grandchildren. Shirley was known to many as a kind, strong and wilful woman who was not afraid to voice her opinion and make people laugh. Sharing memories with countless people over the years, she will be missed by many and remembered by more. Upon Shirley’s wishes, there will be no service held. Cremation will take place. Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society may be made by contacting Ostrander’s Funeral Home at 43 Bidwell Street in Tillsonburg (519-842-5221) who have been entrusted by the Kirkpatrick family. Personal condolences and favourite memories can be shared at