With sadness, Marilyn Richardson and Andrea (Michael) Hunter announce the passing of their mother, Shirley MacDougall, 80, on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney.

Born in Sydney, Shirley was the daughter of the late Walter and Annie (Orychock) Hewak.

Shirley leaves behind her family and many relatives and friends.  She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Visitation and memorial service to celebrate the life of Shirley Ann MacDougall will be held at Pier Community Funeral Home, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.
A gathering of family and friends will take place from 9-10 a.m. with service to follow at 10 a.m. in the All Faith Chapel with Fr. Roman Dusanowskyj officiating. Following the service, light refreshments will be served in the reception area. Interment will take place in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Shirley may be made to ALS Society or charity of one’s choice.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.

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Deepest Symathy Lovely lady & co-worker she will be missed.
Hugs & A.F.F.A. Doddy & Bobby Keel ( Hollohan), Truro, NS 

So sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. Please accept our sincere condolences. Also,our belated condolences on the passing of her Mother Annie. They were both very lovely ladies and will be missed. Sincerely, Mrs. Neda Vuletich & Family
From:  Neda & Mary Ann Vuletich

Marilyn and Andrea, sending condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mom. She was a very nice person. I will remember you all in my prayers.
From:  Louise Vassallo 

Our deepest sympathies to Marilyn, Andrea, and families, on the loss of their dear mother Shirley. Shirley was a valued childhood friend of my late mother Rose Tweel, nee Kunicki. We have dear memories of Shirley, and also of her sweet mother Annie! Our thoughts and prayers are you all at this difficult time.
From:  Deborah MacRae 

Our deepest condolences go out to all of Shirley's family, you are in our thoughts and prayers…. From the entire Schaump family
From:  Marlene Miles