Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Shirley R. Dickens

Passed away on March 23, 2021

Shirley R. Dickens, (nee Bryce), age 89, late of the East Side and formerly of South Chicago, passed away March 23, 2021.  Devoted daughter of the late Ohio S. and the late Isabelle (nee McCraney) Bryce.  Loving sister of 7 who preceded her death.  Dearest aunt, great aunt and great great aunt of many nieces and nephews.  Shirley was a former and active parishioner at Annunciata Church where she volunteered with the St. Vincent de Paul Society and the school library.  A special thank you to Cindy Lopez and her family for everything they have done for Shirley.  Visitation Friday, March 26, 2021 from 9am until time of Funeral Services at 11am at Elmwood Chapel, 11200 S. Ewing Ave., Chicago.  Interment Holy Cross Cemetery.  773-731-2749 www.elmwoodchapel.com



Funeral Service:
Elmwood Chapel
11200 S. Ewing Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60617
Friday, March 26, 2021 - 11:00 am

Holy Cross Cemetery
801 Michigan City Rd.
Calumet City, Illinois 60409

Visitation Location

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


Visitation Information

Friday, March 26, 2021 - 9:00 am until 11:00 am

"May you receive the peace of heaven, Shirley, mom to us all. May God reward you well for a life of service and suffering. You are a beautiful soul! You will be missed."
- A friend
March 27, 2021 9:59 am

"Rest well my friend. You deserve everlasting happiness. Thank you for always being there for me and so many more. Sandy"
- Sandy Olson
March 29, 2021 8:53 am

"Rest peacefully knowing that your kind heart and spirit will be remembered fondly by the many lives you touched. Thank you for opening your home and sharing your friendship. You lived your life with a care and concern that was inspiring and will be remembered. For those who have been supportive and shared their kindness these last years, thank you. "
- Eileen Loftus
April 1, 2021 6:21 pm

Candles Lit
"Rest easy. We miss you and will always pray for you."
- Gail Moniuszko
March 25, 2021 7:33 pm