SHAPLAND, Ida Patricia (nee McConnell)
Passed away peacefully at the Port Colborne Hospital on Friday, March 8, 2019 in her 95th year. Predeceased by her beloved husband Kenneth F. Shapland (1985). Dear and loving mother of Linda Roach, Richard Shapland (Sandi) and Ronald Shapland. Cherished grandmother of Bradley (Nicole), Jeffrey (Dawn) and Daniel. Great grandmother of Liam, Jonah, Claire, Sam and Charlie. Dear sister of Bart McConnell. Predeceased by her sister Doris and brother William (Bud). Generous and compassionate Ida donated blood over 50 times. She was active in her church for many years, serving as treasurer. Ida loved baseball, fishing and travel, but family was always her main focus. In her later years she enjoyed the care and friendship, luncheons and bingo offered at her residence in the Fonthill Town Square. Many thanks to all who cared for her and shared in her full life. The memorial service to honour Ida's life will take place at the PEDLAR FUNERAL HOME, 1292 Pelham Street, Fonthill on Saturday, March 30th beginning at 11:00 am, visitation will take place 1 hour prior to the service (10 -11:00 am). Interment will follow at Pelham Friends Church Cemetery. The family would like to invite friends back to 45 Pelham Town Square (Seniors Building) for refreshments and to share memories. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to Open Arms Mission or Pelham Cares.