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May 6, 1937 – Jan. 5, 2023
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Shirley Ann Nimocks peacefully passed away January 5, 2023 in Modesto, Ca. Shirley was born May 6, 1937 to Owen and Cletice McElyea in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. In her younger years; Shirley enjoyed camping in the 5th wheel trailer, spending time with her family and friends. She was an avid reader, loved her dog and Elvis Presley.

Shirley is survived by her children; Kathy Marshall (Jon) of Modesto, Karen Cammarata (Doug) of Oregon, John Cammarata (Deanne) of Oregon and Gene Nimocks (Laurie) of Oakdale. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren; as well as her sister, Linda Wormington of Oklahoma. She is preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Geno Nimocks and six siblings.

A memorial graveside service for Shirley will be held Saturday, February 25, 2023 at 1 p.m. at Burwood Cemetery. To send the family your condolences, please visit Shirley’s tribute page at

The Escalon (Calif.) Times

Feb. 15, 2023