Carman Glenn Shirk

Carman Glenn Shirk

December 3, 1939 – August 5, 2022


Passed away after a brief illness at Lakeridge Health Oshawa


Much loved father of Darlene (Dave) Jones, Glenn (Karen) Shirk and Paul Shirk.  Loved grandpa of Kevin, Tammy, Natasha, Terry, Tony, Aaron, Steven, Christopher, Alex, Jordan and DJ.  Great-grandpa of Austin, Trinity, Madison, Dylan, Bailey, Brooklyn, Hailey, Hunter, Georgia, Michael, JoJo, Blake and Amelia.  Dear brother of Doug (Goldie) Shirk, Gerald (the late Barb) Shirk, Jim (Willie) Shirk, Wayne (Pat) Johnson and Don (Rose) Ellis.  Carman was predeceased by his daughter Brenda Shirk, parents Henry & Ethel Shirk and sister Shirley Shirk.  He will be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and countless friends.


Carman had a love for music and was more than happy to share his gift with anyone who would listen.  He was known for spending time both Oshawa Senior Community Centres and Bowmanville Older Adults Association as well as numerous long term care residences, entertaining the residents with his songs.  He will be truly missed.


Visitation will be held at NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME, 53 Division St. N. Bowmanville on Wednesday August 10th, 2022 from 2 – 4 & 6 – 8 pm.  At Carman’s request no service will be held.  Memorial Donations may be made to Oshawa Senior Community Centres or The Bowmanville Older Adults.