In Memory of




Obituary for Shirley Ann Roberts

ROBERTS, Shirley Ann – It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Shirley at the Belleville General Hospital on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021 at the age of 85. Daughter of the late Arthur and Ethel McIlroy. Beloved wife of David Roberts. Cherished mother to John W. Roberts of Ottawa, Debra McCormick of Barrie, Diane Roberts-Warner (Andrew) of Trenton, and Denise Holmes (Sean) of Trenton. Fondly remembered by daughter-in-law Yvette Roberts. Survived by brother John Miller (late Ruthie) and pre-deceased by sister Doreen Sauvé and her husband Marc. Loved by her 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Pre-deceased by grandson Kyle Ellis. In keeping with Shirley’s wishes, cremation will take place and the family will hold a private graveside service in the Spring at Belleville Cemetery. Arrangements in the care of the John R. Bush Funeral Home, 80 Highland Ave., Belleville (613-968-5588). If desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be greatly appreciated by the family. For online condolences, please visit