Shirley Quattrocci

Shirley Ann Quattrocchi, 85, of Louisiana, Mo, died Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at the Maple Grove Lodge Nursing Home in Louisiana, Mo.  Services were held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 19, 2019 at the Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana, Mo.  The Father William Korte officiated.  Burial was at the St. Joseph Cemetery in Louisiana, Mo.  Visitation was held from 10 a.m. until time of service Friday at the funeral home.

She was born on Aug. 7, 1933, in Louisiana, Mo., to George Albert Garner and Lora Mabel Lindsey Garner.  She was married to Nick “Buster” Quattrocchi Sr. for 28 years. He died earlier.

She is survived by two sons, Michael Quattrocchi (Kathy) of Eolia, Mo., and Frank Quattrocchi (Sue) of Pittsfield, Ill., daughter-in-law, Pat Quattrocchi of Louisiana, Mo., seven grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren, and two sisters, Janet Cottrell and Mary Ellen Cleeton, both of Louisiana, Mo.

Her parents, George and Lora Garner, husband, Nick “Buster” Quattrocchi Sr., son, Nick Quattrocchi Jr., two brothers, Bob Garner and George Garner, and twp brothers-in-law, Bob Cottrell and Jim Cleeton died earlier.

Shirley was a lifelong resident of Louisiana.  She was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church.  She had worked for over 20 years for the Louisiana School District as a cook.  She also worked the voter polls for many years.  She enjoyed her family and doing things her way.  She loved to spend her days watching all the squirrels play, and going down for a good game of Bingo and a cold Pepsi.  She loved all of her many nieces and nephews and grandkids.  She traveled to many states through the years, and always enjoyed the trips with her sisters the most.

Pallbearers will be Philip Quattrocchi, Mark Quattrocchi, Robbie Quattrocchi, Chris Stark, Justin Garner, and Cody Bowler.

Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.  On-line condolences may be sent at

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