Shirley Delacherois

Shirley Delacherois




Passed away peacefully on the morning of Sunday, December 7, 2014 at Haven Hill Retirement Centre. Shirley was born October 2, 1926 in Asquith, Saskatchewan and moved to Vancouver in 1943 to attend nursing school. She met Emil Valentine Meade in 1944 after he was discharged from the Navy and married before finishing nursing school. They started a family in North Vancouver and moved to Penticton in 1959. Shirley was predeceased by her parents, Albert and Lucy Holmes; her husband, Val (1990); daughter, Valerie (1962); brother, Harlan; sisters, Helen, Margaret and Bernice. She was also predeceased by her second husband, Richard Delacherois. She will be greatly missed by her children, Terry (Margo), Harlan (Linda), Kelly (Solfrid), Shawn, Laurie (Kim), Shelley (Mike), Patrick (Sheila); many grandchildren and great grandchildren. The family would like to thank the staff at Haven Hill for their special care of Shirley over the last few years, it was greatly appreciated! A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, December 19 at 10:30 a.m. at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 361 Wade Ave. West, Penticton. Condolences may be shared by visiting

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