Shirley WELLS (nee Wallace)

Obituary of Shirley Maud WELLS (nee Wallace)

January 13, 1927 – Calgary, Alberta
December 30, 2020 - Calgary, Alberta

Shirley Wells of Calgary, AB, passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at the age of 93 years.

Shirley married Leslie Kenneth Wells on November, 20, 1948.  Together they had three children.  One of their greatest adventures as a family was living in Soest, Germany for three years.

Shirley enjoyed sewing, crib, majong, folk art, and listening to singer Helmut Lotti.  She was most proud of the birth of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and will be remembered for her beautiful family.

Shirley is survived by her two sons and daughter-in-law, Robert and Susan Wells of Calgary, AB, and Wallace Wells of Calgary, AB; daughter and son-in-law, Marlene and Sheldon Webber of Calgary, AB; four grandchildren, Christian, Graydon, Misty, and Brock; and six great-grandchildren, Colten, Gabe, Jace, Keira, Brooke, and Ryker.

Shirley was predeceased by her loving husband Leslie Kenneth Wells, her parents, Ada Jane (nee McWhirter) and Robert Beetie Wallace; and her brother Robert Frances Wallace.

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Shirley’s family would like to thank staff at the Bethany Care Centre.

In living memory of Shirley Wells, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis and Holloway Funeral Homes, Park Memorial, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Calgary, AB T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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