Shirley Ann Killilea

Shirley Ann Killilea, of Williamsburg, passed away on July 8, 2013, at the age of 71. She was a longtime resident of Williamsburg and devoted military wife. Shirley enjoyed traveling and caring for her family during stateside and overseas assignments.
She was a loving and compassionate woman who will be remembered by all who knew her.
Shirley was the cherished wife of her husband of 52 years, James T. Killilea. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She is survived by her children: James and his wife, Dana, Michael and his wife, Dawn, Thomas, Kathleen Balser and her husband, Michael, and daughter-in-law Colleen; her grandchildren, Stephen, Lauren, James, Megan, Bridget, Karlie, Josh, and great-grandchild, Ezra.
A private Catholic Memorial Mass will be held for the Killilea family at a future date. In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made in Shirley's name to , 332 N. Lauderdale St., Memphis, TN, 38105.
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Nelsen Funeral Home - Williamsburg
3785 Strawberry Plains Rd. Williamsburg, VA 23188
(757) 565-1141

Published in Virginia Gazette from July 15 to Aug. 14, 2013