79, South Bar
With broken hearts we, the children of Shirley (Schaump) Wrobleski, regret to announce her passing on Friday, March 6, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, An Cala Palliative Care Unit, after a long battle with cancer.
Born in Sydney, Shirley was the daughter of the late Mary and Thomas Schaump. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Shirley is survived by her children, daughter, Marlene, at home; sons, Kevin, Toronto and Joey (Michelle), Calgary Alta.; only grandchild the apple of her eye, Riley; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Shirley was predeceased by her sister, Isabel, and brothers, Michael, Donald and Bernie Schaump.
Memorial service to celebrate the life of Shirley Helen Wrobleski will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, All Faith Chapel, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) on Sunday, Mar. 8, 2015 at 4 p.m. with Fr. Paul Murphy officiating. Reception will be held at the South Bar Fire Hall following the service. Interment will take place in St. Alphonsus Cemetery, Victoria Mines, at a later date.
Donations in memory of Shirley may be made to Hospice Palliative Care Society of Cape Breton County.
From the bottom of our hearts the family would like to give special thanks to the Palliative Care Unit and to the County Homemakers for all the kindness you gave to our mom.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.