Shirley Junk

Alberta Canada
(b. 1935 - d. 2015)

Shirley Junk died peacefully at home in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on May 21, 2015 at the age of 80. She is survived by her husband, five daughters, 16 grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Over the years, Shirley volunteered for a number of organizations and was an active La Leche League Leader during the 1980s and 1990s. Eventually she became the Executive Director/President of La Leche League Canada. She was passionate about the importance of family. Shirley emphasized, taught, and supported good parenting, and particularly the importance of the first years of a child’s life. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to La Leche League Canada, P.O. Box 700, Winchester, Ontario Canada K0C 2K0.