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Shirley Joyce McGRATH

nee Smith

on November 8th, 2022, aged 77 years. Loved partner of the late David Jones. Adored mother of Kerri and Matthew and mother-in-law to Gary.  Awesome Nana of Keegan, Brooklyn and Miche’ and great-grandmother of Nixon.  Sister of Jean, David and Noeline.  Shirley to Jessica, Cara, Samantha and Timothy Ashton, special friend of Kay, the Jones and Clements families in Auckland, and to many.  Such a kind and caring soul now at peace after a long battle with cancer.  Many thanks to the Team at Lady Wigram for their kindness and care of Shirley in her final days. As per Shirley’s wishes a private cremation will take place, and an afternoon tea to celebrate Shirley’s life will be held at a later date.