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Shirley D. (Yowell) Timmerwilke

January 19, 1935 ~ January 7, 2017 (age 81)

   Shirley D. Timmerwilke, 81, of Quincy died at 9:08 a.m. Saturday (January 7, 2017) in Blessing Hospital.

   Born January 19, 1935, in LaGrange, Missouri, Shirley was the daughter of Fayne and Ella Schnellbacher Yowell.  She married Robert "Tim" Timmerwilke in Quincy in August of 1952 and he preceded her in death in March of 1983.

   Shirley was a member of Lutheran Church of St. John and Westview Golf Course.  She was an avid bridge player and enjoyed playing cards with the family, cooking, reading, baking and loved to spend time with her grandchildren.

   Shirley had been employed with Jacks Discount, Franklin School and part time at Denman's until her retirement in 2009.

   Survivors include two daughters, Gail Sundstrom (Harry) of Gilbert, AZ and Pam Markway (Dennis) of Eugene, MO; 6 grandchildren, Krista Gordon (Bret), Molly Hunter (Mike), Sally Bruns (Jason), Monica Pike, Brianna Markway and Cameron Markway (Fiancee Jennifer); and 8 great grandchildren.

   Mrs. Timmerwilke was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert "Tim"; a brother, Jim Yowell; and her special friend, Pete Patterson.

   Graveside services will be held Monday morning at 11:00 in Greenmount Cemetery with Pastor Steve Hayden officiating.

   There is no visitation, but friends are invited to attend the graveside services.

   Memorials may be made to the Juvenile Arthritis Foundation.

   Arrangements are in the care of Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home.
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