Shirley Ann Thomas (Downey)|
Shirley Ann Thomas (Downey), age 66, of Green, passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014, after a short fight with colon cancer.
She was born in Akron, Ohio on September 27, 1947 to the late William O. and Mary L. Downey. Shirley was a 1965 graduate of Green High School.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William O. and Mary L. Downey; and brother, William E. Downey.
Shirley is survived by her daughters, Terri Griffin, Christine (Rich) Grosely, Kimberly (Larry) Thomas; grandchildren, Nick Griffin, Samantha Fricke, Jessica Grosely, John Hughes, Jayce Thomas; great-grandson, Tristan, brother, George (Joyce) Downey; sister, Deb (Steve) Spencer; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Shirley's wish was for cremation and a simple service. A memorial service will be held for family and friends at a later date. In lieu of flower, please make donations to the
Adams Mason Funeral Home and Crematory, 330-535-9186
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on July 27, 2014