Clarence Lorne Shelly
(1926 - 2015)

Clarence Lorne Shelly

Ontario, Canada
June 29, 1926

Quebec, Canada
February 27, 2015

Playing the Piano, Cornet and Vibraharp; Arranging music for instrumentalists, small groups and choirs; Leading congregational hymns; Piano tuning; Car repairs and maintenance; Design, New construction and Renovation of existing properties - including Wood, Electrical and Plumbing; Fixing ANYTHING that was broken; Keen interest in the temperament and world of "Honeybees" as he developed a deep understanding and respect for bees from his upbringing on the farm in Troy, Ontario; Organizing and facilitating (behind the scenes) Evangelical Outreach Events throughout Europe and Canada; Working with Young People - particularly helping to prepare them for Short and Long-Term Missionary Service; Reading his Bible and studying it; Talking to his Heavenly Father; Writing letters both of encouragement and counselling; Spending time with, caring for and often "spoiling" mom and his 3 girls, 3 sons-in-law, 12 grandchildren, their spouses and more recently his 6 great grandsons. Favourite things to eat: Sardines, Chocolate, Peanuts and any kind of Ice Cream available!
I well remember your Dad & Mom at Alcott, N.Y. What a blessing. May God continue to comfort each of you. I am
Bill Laing's daughter, Marj and was married to Bev Foster until his passing 6 years ago. The
memories are wonderful and a real help.
Marjorie Foster
June 7th, 2015
"Dad,I already miss you so much. I am so glad I was able to walk that last mile with you. You were so brave and so strong as you have always been as a father to me. Your music and your life will live on in me and I thank you for your love for me!
Karen Frank
March 6th, 2015
I will miss you so much grandpa; our little text, phone calls and visits. I cherish the times we had together. Thank you for playing such an important role in my life. I love you and I cannot wait til the day where we will be reunited, with our King
Candace Frank
March 4th, 2015
Dad, I will never forget you & the wonderful legacy you have given me!! You taught me so much - not only through words, but more importantly by your actions. You never held anything back from those around you that you loved. I will miss you always!
Carma Kasper
March 3rd, 2015


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