Peacefully at the St. Catharines General Hospital on Wednesday, December 10, 2014. In her 86th year, Joan Marie Skirrow (nee Carter), beloved wife of the late Robert Allin Skirrow, for over sixty-four years. Loving mother of Patricia and her husband Edward Bunt. Loving grandmother of Tara Marie.Visitation will be held at the Patrick J. Darte Funeral Chapel, 39 Court St., St. Catharines (905-685-6584) on Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 2 to 4pm and 7 to 9pm. Vigil prayers will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 3pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Denis Catholic Church, 230 Lake Street, St. Catharines on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 9am. Rite of Committal in Mount Hope Cemetery, Toronto.