Shirley grew up in Hornell and was a graduate of St. Ann’s School and later graduated from Hornell High School (class of 1949).
On September 9, 1950 she married John “Jack” Meehan who died June 11, 1987. For many years, Shirley & Jack lived in Lakewood, OH where she raised her family. They later resided in Exton, PA. Following the death of her husband, Shirley returned to Hornell where she lived before moving to Twinsburg, OH 1 ½ years ago.