Archive for Tuesday, September 13, 1994


September 13, 1994


— Graveside services for Michael McQuillan, 52, Pauls Valley, Okla., will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Thomas Cemetery here with the Rev. Harold Wickey officiating.

Mr. McQuillan died Sunday, Sept. 11, 1994, at the Pauls Valley Hospital.

He was born July 20, 1942, in Leavenworth, the son of William P. and Helen J. Higgins McQuillan. He lived in the Oklahoma City area for many years.

He was an independent consulting geologist for several oil companies and a former teacher of geology at the University of Mississippi. He was a member of St. Catherine's Catholic Church, Pauls Valley, Okla.

Mr. McQuillan was a 1958 graduate of Easton High School. He earned his master's degree in geology from Kansas State University and his doctorate in geology from the University of Oklahoma.

He married Caroline Edwards on March 15, 1970, in Oklahoma City. She survives.

Other survivors include two sons; Patrick and Michael, both of Pauls Valley, Okla.; his mother, Helen J. Terry, McLouth; a brother, Bill, Wathena; and a sister, Patricia Pietras, Easton.

Friends may call after 9 a.m. Wednesday at Barnett Funeral Home, Oskaloosa, where the family will meet with friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. A prayer service will be at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorials to the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Assn., 8340 Mission Rd. Suite B4, Prairie Village, Kan. 66206.

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