1959 – 2019
Daughter, sister, friend, wife, mother and grandmother; Shannon Lauree Kelly-Embury of Winnipeg, Manitoba passed away on December 9 at the Grace Hospice at the age of 60 after a heroic battle with pancreatic cancer.
Shannon leaves to mourn her husband, Darryl, her children Morgan and Adam, and her grandchildren Garnett and Mirella. She also leaves behind her parents, Lawrence and Elizabeth Kelly of Brandon, sisters Paulette (Dick), Anna (Hugh), Joan (Clark) and Nancy (Terry and family).
In addition to her immediate family, Shannon was loved by her many friends and her family at Home Depot, where she worked for 18 years.
Shannon attended Neelin High School in Brandon, where she and Darryl met and fell in love. This past year they celebrated together their 60th birthdays and their 40th wedding anniversary.
Shannon was a full of laughter and fun, and shared that with everyone she met. She enjoyed time at the cabin with her family, and especially her Canada Day holidays. She cherished her sisters weekends and trips with them to Mexico. Her faith sustained her throughout her life, and particularly during her battle with cancer. She approached her end with no fear, confident in her salvation.
A Home Coming will be held for her at 1:00pm on Saturday, December 21, 2019, at Ness Baptist Church, 2700 Ness Ave, Winnipeg.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to CancerCare Manitoba, or the Grace Hospice.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Shannon Kelly-Embury 1959 2019..
Décès pour la Ville: Winnipeg, Province: Manitoba