In Memory of




Obituary for Miriam Firth (Gilroy)

Passed away peacefully at Maxville Manor on December 24, 2022, Miriam Firth (nee Gilroy) at the age of 88. Beloved wife and best friend of Michael (died 2014). Loved mother of Ann Firth and the late David Firth. Also lovingly remembered by brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Ruth Gilroy, and by her adored grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, Madison, and Carson. Predeceased by her sister, Margaret. Dear sister-in-law of Patrick Swan, and dear aunt to her many nieces and nephews. Private cremation has taken place, and ashes will be scattered at Grace Anglican Church in Waterdown. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Miriam to the Maxville Manor Foundation or Alzheimer Society of Canada would be sincerely appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements under the care and direction of the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 20 Main Street South, Maxville, Ontario, 613-527-2898. As a Memorial to Miriam a tree will be planted in a memory woods. A tree grows – memories live. Condolences may be made on-line at