Gay Shepley

Obituary of Gay Shepley


WATCH FUNERAL SERVICE HERE (Monday, Nov. 1st at 11:00 a.m.)


Shepley, Gay (nee Chamberlain)

85 years, passed away unexpectedly at WRH Hotel Dieu Grace on Wednesday, October 27, 2021. Beloved wife of the late Donald (2012). Loving mother of Cindy Russell and husband Randy, Sid and wife Debbie, Darcy and wife Maureen, the late Rusty (2015) and wife Lisa and Carmen Shepley. Cherished Grandma of Tom, Tiffany, Donny, Holly, Jake, Jana, Kandis, Kyle and Great Grandma of Ethan, Hayden, Ariana, Maya, Matthew and Maeve. Dearest sister of late Guy Chamberlain (Lucille) and sister-in-law of June Vogelie (Frank), late Dorothy Alexander (late Douglas), Lorraine McAdam (late Bill), Judy Watt (Ron), Karen Simpson (late Jim) and Norma Meloche (Ron). Gay will also be remembered and missed by many nieces, nephews and many friends. Visitation will take place at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Sunday 1-5 pm. A private Funeral Service to celebrate Gay's life will be held from the funeral home on Monday, November 1, 2021 with livestream available at 11 am. Due to COVID restrictions, visitation is limited to a specific number of visitors. Only those with an appointment will be allowed in. Please book an appointment at Everyone must wear a mask. Interment Country Meadows Cemetery, Essex. If desired, memorial donations made to a charity of choice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance at


Afternoon Visitation

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday, October 31, 2021
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
87 Maidstone Avenue East
Essex, Ontario, Canada

Interment Information

Country Meadows Cemetery
14997 14th Concession
Essex, Ontario, Canada