JOGANIC, Shirley M.

91, of Phoenix, Arizona, died peacefully Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Married for 56 years to the late Edward F. Joganic Sr., she was preceded in death by parents, Vernon Edward Caddy and Mildred Pearl Baker; siblings, Nathan Caddy, Camilla Piasecki, Marjorie White, and her children, Dr. Edward F. Joganic Jr., and Charlene Shidisky. Shirley is survived by one sister, Mildred "Duckie" Wainwright; six grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. Born in 1926 in Elizabeth City, NC, Shirley spent most of her life in Tucson, AZ where she taught first grade at St. Joseph's Catholic School for 35 years, rising to Assistant Principal. Shirley was well-loved by multiple generations of first graders for her devotion to the school and children. A Memorial Mass will be held in her honor at 3:00 p.m. Friday, September 21, 2018 at St. Joseph's Church, 215 S. Craycroft Rd, Tucson, AZ. All are welcome. Interment will be at East Lawn Palms Cemetery, Grant Rd, Tucson. Arrangements by HANSEN'S MORTUARY.