STRATFORD, Shirley – Peacefully in her sleep Shirley passed away at her residence in Waterford, Wednesday September 20, 2023, at the age of 95. Beloved wife of the late Bruce Stratford. Loving mother of Bill Ball (and Candice), John Ball (and Sally). Cherished grandmother of David, Nancy, Vanessa, Reid (and Sally), and the late Tyson. Great grandmother of Joscelyn, and Bastian. Dearly loved sister of Bee Kirkwood, Carol Batson, Star Golding (and Isabel). Predeceased by daughter-in-law Gio Ball, brothers Bob, and Fred Golding, sister Norma Ribble, and sister-in-law Marion Winger. Following Shirley’s wishes a private family service will be held. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to your favourite charity.