St. Anthony's Cemetery, Chatham
Friday October 11, 2019
Friends are asked to meet at the Legion Chapel
and will be directed to the gravesite.
Margaret Joan Shea, beloved wife of the late Thomas Edward Shea (1991) passed away peacefully at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Friday September 27, 2019. Margaret was the proud mother of Rebecca Shea (late Edward Schmitchen), John & Margit Shea and Katherine & Jack Hitchcock. She was loved by her grandchildren Yolanda Slater (Mike), Carina and Sophia Shea, Alicia Kemp (Jarrod) and Wyatt Hitchcock. She was also the proud great-grandmother of Max, Sophie and Isabel.
Margaret was born in Toronto, 81 years ago to the late John & Roberta (McEachran) Burwell, She is survived by her sister Sarah Burwell and was predeceased in life by her sisters Barbara Burwell and Janet Bell (survived by Ken). She retired from the Federal Public Service.
Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service in St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Chatham on Friday October 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. when Margaret’s urn will placed next to Tom. A luncheon will follow at the Blenheim Community Funeral Home.
Margaret’s family extends their heartfelt thanks to the staff of St. Andrews and medicine b at CKHA for the love and care of our mother during her prolonged illness.
Friends wishing to remember Margaret with a memorial donation are asked to consider the Chatham-Kent Hospice.