Shrewsbury – Shirley A. (Donohue) Liljegren, 80, of Shrewsbury, died peacefully July 13, 2018 in her home, surrounded by her loving husband and son.
She was born and raised in Worcester, daughter of the late Gerald W. and Elsie V. (Lindquist) Donahue. She graduated from Commerce High School and later married Arthur H. Liljegren in 1973. They moved to Shrewsbury in 1975 and began their family life with the birth of their son, Erik.
First and foremost, Shirley was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and friend, she enjoyed always being surrounded by her family and many friends. She will especially miss her two grandsons Sam and Jack. She had worked many years as the bookkeeper for Danielson Flowers in Shrewsbury before retiring. Shirley was also a very talented as a quilter and spent many hours sewing throughout the years.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Shirley’s family Thursday, July 19, from 9:30-10:30 a.m., in the Britton-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, 648 Main St., Shrewsbury, followed by a prayer service at 10:30 a.m. Burial will take place in Mountain View Cemetery of Shrewsbury.