Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Gabriel Picazzo

Passed away on December 31, 2020

Gabriel M. Picazzo, age 89. Late of South Chicago. Passed away on December 31, 2020. Beloved husband of Evengelina Picazzo (nee Rodriguez). Loving father of Graciela Wade, Martha Picazzo, Gabriel A. (Maria “Licha”) Picazzo, John (Betty) Picazzo, Marco Picazzo, Sergio Picazzo, Martha Vinet and the late Aurora Luna Picazzo. Cherished grandfather of Ricardo Luna and Angelica Crystal Sandoval and devoted grandfather, great-grandfather, and great-great grandfather to many. He is survived by siblings Juan Picazzo and Adela Benavides. Fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Gabriel was a veteran of U.S. Army (Korean War) and retired electrician from U.S. Steel. Visitation will take place on Thursday, January 7, 2021 from 2 p.m.-9 p.m.  Funeral Service Friday, January 8, 2021 at 9:15am from Elmwood Chapel, 11200 S. Ewing Ave., Chicago to Our Lady of Guadalupe Church. Mass of Christian Burial 10:00am.  Cemetery Private. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic all federal, state, and local guidelines regarding attendance numbers, social distancing, and facial coverings will be strictly followed. 773-731-2749. www.elmwoodchapel.com  


Prayer at Elmwood Chapel
Friday, January 8, 2021 - 9:15 am

Funeral Mass:
Our Lady of Guadalupe Church
3200 E. 91st Street
Chicago, IL 60617
Friday, January 8, 2021 - 10:00 am

Cemetery Private

Visitation Location

East Side
11200 S. Ewing Ave
Chicago, IL 60617
(773) 731-2749


Visitation Information

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 2:00 pm until 9:00 pm

"To a great man, whom was always full of life and a joy to be around. His infectious laugh would light up a room, and he always greeted you with a smile and hug. He was loved by so many and he will be missed but never forgotten."
- Ramon Levenson
January 6, 2021 9:59 am

"I want to give the Picasso family especially my friend Martha my condolences on the death of ur father I am so sorry for ur loss Love you Debbie Hyzy "
- Debbie Hyzy
January 8, 2021 1:14 pm

"Please accept my most sincere condolences to the family of Gabriel Picazzo. May God provide you the comfort you need in your time of loss. Sincerely, Alfonse Juarez Sr. 708/721-0090 Martincar54@icloud.com 10950 S. Avenue C Chicago, IL. 60617"
- Alfonse Juarez Sr.
January 8, 2021 6:43 pm

Candles Lit
"Rest In Peace"
- Anja
January 8, 2021 4:04 am

"Love you my godfather you wore many hats for me and I will miss you dearly please say hi to everyone up there and watch over Everyone we all love you all and miss you . 🕊❤️🙏 love Cynthia your Sandia "
- Cynthia Cardenas
January 8, 2021 6:40 am