In Memory of



Obituary for Shirley Wuerch

(nee Durham)

Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Erie Shores Hospice on July 4, 2023, at 96 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Lawrence Wuerch – 2015. Loving mother of Gerald (Jennifer), James, Sharon Boyd (Dave), John (Lorraine), Ronald (Shelley), Larry (Barbara), William, Charles (Sandra), David (Irene), Harold and the late Carol Ann Gow (late Lesley). Treasured Grandma of her many Grandchildren, Great-grandchildren, and Great-great-grandchildren. Sister of the late Russell Durham (late Susan) and the late Douglas Durham (late June). Sister-in-law of the late Harry (late Joan), Raymond (Phyllis), late Pearl Mills (late Keith), Bill (late Anne), Arthur (Mary-Anne), late Harvey and the late Elsie (late Bob Howson). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Shirley was loved by everyone who had the pleasure to meet her, and her memory will live on in our hearts forever. Cremation has taken place. Donations may be made to the Erie Shores Health Foundation (Erie Shores Hospice). You may send your condolences online at