on June 11, 2014 - 6:26 PM
Jan. 30, 1923 – June 9, 2014
Betty Lou Quigley, of Buffalo and formerly of Tonawanda and Grampian Pa., a registered nurse, died Monday in Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Town of Tonawanda. She was 91.
Born Betty Lou Haley in Grampian, she graduated from E.J. Meyer Hospital School of Nursing in Buffalo, where she became a registered nurse. During her nursing career, which spanned nearly 40 years, she was employed as an intensive care nurse and later become the director of nursing at the Sheridan Manor Nursing Home in Kenmore.
She received the Excellence in Nursing Care Award for her work, along with various other honors over the years.
In 1945, she married Bernard T. Quigley in Yuma, Ariz. He died Feb. 20, 2010.
She is survived by two daughters, Carol A. Hansen and Ruth E. Dillingham; two sons, Bernard W. and Michael T.; and three grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 a.m. Saturday in St. Bonaventure Catholic Church, 461 Main St, in Grampian.