Shirley Mae Lowther (nee Vince), passed away peacefully at Royal Jubilee Hospital at 11:30 pm on Monday, November 4, 2019. Shirley was 88 years old. She suffered from a failing heart and did not survive conventional treatment.
Shirley was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on August 18, 1931. She was the third child and second daughter of Dorothy May and Alec Edwin Vince of Winnipeg, Manitoba. She was predeceased by her husband, Arthur Gordon Lowther, her sister, Mary Doreen Resch, both of her parents and her brother, Frank Vince also of Winnipeg. She is survived by her sons, Kerry Gordon Lowther of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Kevin Douglas Lowther (Heather) of Fairmont Hot Springs, BC. and her brother-in-law, Gerald Douglas Resch of Victoria, BC.
Following a career with the Federal Government, Shirley happily retired to Victoria.
Her special sense of humour and natural friendliness was enjoyed by family, friends and all who knew her….
“We will miss you, Shirley”
At Shirley’s request, she will be cremated and in lieu of a funeral, she would prefer a quiet family ceremony with interment at Royal Oak Burial Park.
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