It is with heavy hearts that the family announces the passing of Shirley Mae Thornborrow (Wentzell), 84, of Scarborough, Ontario. She passed peacefully at home on Saturday, February 27th, 2021.
Born in Bakers Settlement, Nova Scotia, she was the daughter and only child of the late Euda May (Hirtle) and Henry Allen Wentzell.
After being apart for almost 12 years, she is finally being reunited with the love of her life. Her husband of 35 years, Leonard Allen Thornborrow.
She is survived by her "1/2 kid" Christine and three grandchildren, Joshua (Danielle), Brianna and Aliyah. Two step-children Kerry (Georgina) and Karen (Jeff). Five step-grandsons, Keir, Liam, Aiden, Cael and Connor. A special niece, Dianne (Doug) and a special sister-in-law, Dawn (Colin). As well as many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her step-father, William Roy. Six step-sisters, Dorothy, Emma, Marie, Fairy, Betty and Anna. Three step-brothers, William, Stanley and Ross. Two very special adopted brothers, Charles (Frances) and Johnny (Deanna). And a grandson, Ryan.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Pine Hills Cemetery. Private scattering will be held at a later date. In lieu of donations or flowers, please just take a moment to share a memory of Shirley in her guest book.