QUIGLEY, Josephine A. (Barger) age 83, of New Carlisle, Ohio passed away peacefully in her sleep at Day View Nursing Home, New Carlisle, OH at 9:25 p.m. on Monday, November 14, 2011.
"Joanne" was the fourth child to the late Carey R. and Gladys (Shultz) Barger and was born in Champaign County, Ohio on September 2, 1928.
She was married on November 20, 1946 to Bernard Quigley and he preceded her in death on April 12, 1999.
Together they raised two daughters: Christine (Michael) Muratore of Bridgewater, MA and Kathleen Quigley of New Carlisle, Ohio.
She was a loving grandmother to Michael Muratore, Jr., Pembroke, MA; Mark Muratore, Annndale, VA; Mathew Muratore, Plymouth, MA; eight great granddaughters and three great grandsons.
In addition to her parents and husband, Joanne was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Carla Muratore, two brothers, Russell and Hubert Barger, and one sister, Marjorie Trubey. Joanne was raised on the family home on N. Heck Hill Road near Millerstown, Ohio.
She graduated from St. Paris High School in 1946 and retired after 20 years of service from Wright Patterson Air Force Base Material Command, Fairborn, Ohio.
"Auntie Jo" was her favorite nickname. S
he loved her family and managed to make each niece and nephew feel special.
In return she was appreciated, and blessed with their mutual love.
Funeral service will be held on Friday, November 18, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the Atkins-Shively Funeral Home, 216 S. Springfield Street, Saint Paris, Ohio with Reverend Dave Kepple of the St. Paris United Methodist Church presiding. Burial will follow in Spring Grove Cemetery, N. Heck Hill Road, St. Paris.
Visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2011 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com