In Memory of Shirley A. English





Shirley A. English

ENGLISH, Shirley A. (Sharland), of Malden, passed peacefully on January 23, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife of the late James J. English, Jr. Loving mother of Shirley English Whitman and her husband Kent of Keene, NH, Susan English MacDonald and Anthony Heim of Nashua, NH, James J. English, III and his wife Emily of Waltham, Denise English Moffitt of Malden, Traci Westgate and her husband John of Everett, and Paula English and Peter McCarty of Danvers. Dear sister of Paul Sharland of Weymouth, and the late Henry, James, and Ronald Sharland, Ruth Cellucci, Elaine Shaw and Frances Olson. She is the proud ‘Nanny’ to many loving grandchildren and great grandchildren. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Shirley was an avid Bingo player, she loved trips to Foxwoods, reading, and country music. Retired secretary from the City of Cambridge Retirement Office. Visiting Hours will be held from the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt. 60 (adjacent to St. Agnes Church) ARLINGTON on Monday from 11am-1pm. A Prayer Service will immediately follow at 1pm in the funeral home. Services will conclude with a burial in Cambridge Cemetery. Relatives and friends invited. In lieu of flowers, donations in Shirley’s memory may be made to Care Dimensions, 75 Sylvan Street, Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923.