Shirley Marie Zielinski

Shirley Marie Zielinski, 75, of Jefferson City, Missouri, passed away on November 23, 2019 at SSM St. Mary’s Hospital. Visitation and memorial service will take place from 5-7pm on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at Ashland Baptist Church, 203 E. Broadway, Ashland, Missouri.

Marie was born October 5, 1944 in Anniston, Alabama. She was known for having a great sense of humor, loved to laugh and dance and could be sassy with the best of them. She was head-bopping to the Oak Ridge Boys into the next life!

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mary Frances Rich Garrett and Bernard Downing Garrett; as well as her brother, Tim Garrett.

Survivors include her daughters Frances Corine (Brian) Richey and Cathrine Marie (Dino) Digiacomo; grandchildren Shelby Cathrine Lewis, Abigail Brynnan Yake, Aidan Garret Yake; and siblings Joan (Ron) Thompson and Kenneth (Debbie) Garrett.


  1. Bill O’Sullivan on November 25, 2019 at 9:55 pm

    Im so sorry for your loss, I really enjoyed the time I spent with your mother.

  2. Ginni Griffen on November 26, 2019 at 3:45 pm

    Fran so sorry for your loss.
    I’m hugging you right now.
    In my prayers, my friend

  3. Jim & Anita Gamble on November 27, 2019 at 8:50 am

    Fran and family, Jim and I are so sorry for your loss. Love and prayers.

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