O’DWYER, Shirley Ann (née Ladhams)

Born on January 17, 1937. Passed away on April 27, 2024.

Passed away peacefully at home.

Dearly loved Wife of Les (dec). Much loved and adored Mother and Mother in-law of Dennis and Robyn, Geoff and Vicky, and Christine and Peter. Cherished Nanny Shirl of 12 Grandchildren and 14 Great Grandchildren.

Reunited with Dad.

Funeral Notice

Service: Friday May 3, 2024

The Funeral of Mrs. Shirley Ann O’Dwyer will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Gellibrand Street, Colac on Friday, May 3, 2024 with Prayers commencing at 11 a.m.

All are welcome to attend.

In accordance with Shirley’s wishes, a private cremation will be held.


14 tributes Leave your tribute

  1. Sympathy to all the family, a lovely lady at peace.

    Julie Hallifax April 29 2024 5:45 pm
  2. RIP Shirley condolences to all the family. Rod and Julie Lee

    Rod Lee April 29 2024 7:00 pm
  3. Sending condolences to the O’Dwyer family at this sad time, thinking of you all , your mum was a beautiful lady, hold tight to your memories and she will always be with you ❤️

    Lorraine McGlynn April 29 2024 9:04 pm
  4. To a very special lady and a wonderful neighbour who will be sadly missed she was always ready for a chat . I remember our last talk a fortnight ago over the phone when she rang enquiring about Graham . Rest In Peace Shirley .
    Margaret Thomas

    Margaret Thomas April 30 2024 10:44 am
  5. Dear Christine,Peter and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you all on the recent death of your loved mother and nanny Shirley.I’m sure you will keep all of your memories close to your hearts. RIP Shirley. Lots of love from Bernadette and Peter Nolan and family 💕💐🙏🥰

    Bernadette Nolan April 30 2024 5:00 pm
  6. Our heartfelt sympathy to Dennis & Robyn,Geoff & Vicki, Christine & Peter & family. Have many years of treasured memories held by us all
    Much loved loved sister of Pat(dec), sister in law of Cynthia, aunt of Lynda, John & Chris & family, now at peace with her much loved husband Les

    Cynthia Ladhams April 30 2024 6:59 pm
  7. Sending my deepest sympathy to all of Shirley’s family. Take care.
    Karen Gaylard.

    Karen GAYLARD. April 30 2024 7:43 pm
  8. To Dennis Christine Geoff Jake Tom Penny and FAMILY,sincere Condolences on the Passing of your Mother and Grandmother. MARK GAYLARD

    Mark Gaylard May 1 2024 8:39 am
  9. Sending our love condolences to the O’Dwyer and Goboly families. Shirley will be greatly missed x
    Love from the Craddocks

    Jane Wynne May 1 2024 11:43 am
  10. My deepest sympathy to all of the O’Dwyer Family on the passing of Shirley. I had the privilege of having a very happy and long association with the family during my work years.
    My sincere regards to all.

    Paul Mahoney

    Paul Mahoney May 1 2024 2:30 pm
  11. Thinking of you all at this sad time, very fond memories of Shirl xx

    Kim Heinze May 2 2024 7:54 am
  12. Deepest Sympathy to all the O’dwyer Family on the passing of Shirley she was always friendly and on for a chat when they were in business

    Joan Frank (dec) Lawrence and family May 2 2024 1:22 pm
  13. Sending our condolences to Dennis,Geoff,Christine and families on the sad passing of your mum, grandmother and great grandmother Shirley❤️❤️❤️
    From David,Kathy Stewart and family

    kathleen stewart May 2 2024 5:23 pm
  14. Deepest sympathy to all the family,
    Joy & Tony Cirillo. ( née Joy Robb )

    Joy Cirillo May 7 2024 3:13 pm

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