Oct 242014

Shirley Ann Carragher, 84, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Gilbert. A graveside service will be held at 10 o’clock this morning (Oct. 24) at the Snowflake Cemetery.

She was born on Sept. 13, 1930, in Hammond, Ind., to Arthur William Sinnett and Mary Carnahan Sinnett.

Shirley was an extremely frugal and independent woman who never wasted anything. She enjoyed the outdoors, particularly camping. Shirley practiced as a nurse for many years.

Survivors include her two children, Kris (Vicki) Olsen of Montrose, Calif., and Kim (Myron) Taylor of Pleasant Valley, Utah; and 12 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Malaby Carragher; and a son, Robert Wayne Thompson.

Owens Livingston Mortuary-Heritage Chapel of Snowflake was in charge of the arrangements.