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Shirley A McKeon

April 24, 1927 ~ December 23, 2021 (age 94)


Shirley A. McKeon

Loving wife of The Late Richard O. McKeon.

Beloved daughter of The Late Robert & Irene Larsen.

Devoted mother of Richard (Angi) McKeon, Michael (Vivian) McKeon, Vicki (Roger) Pikrone, Sheri (John) Georgeoff.

Cherished grandmother to Brian & Brett McKeon, Michael & Danny Mckeon, Kristen Pugh, Lisa Waxman, Leslie Miller, Roger Pikrone, John & Jim Georgeoff & Meghan Strauss.

Valued great grandmother to 22 Great Grand Children.

Sister of The Late Viola Larsen.

Fond Aunt to many Nieces & Nephews.

Family was always first in Shirley's life. She loved her fashion and was known by many as Grandma Bling. Shirley also enjoyed crafts, playing cards, bowling, golf baking and was an avid sports enthusiast. She was always the best cheerleaders at events that her family participated in. She touched many lives in her 94 years of life. She always had kind words for everyone. She was loved and will be missed by many. 

Visitation for Shirley will be Monday, December 27, 2021 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Sax-Tiedemann Funeral home, 9568 Belmont Ave. Franklin Park.

Family and friends will gather at the funeral home on Tuesday, December 28, 2021 for prayers at 9:30 am before leaving for St. Gertrude Church for mass at 10:00 am.

Interment to follow at Mt. Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst, Il.

Please send donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105.

For information please call the funeral home at (847) 678-1950 or

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December 27, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sax-Tiedemann Funeral Home & Crematorium
9568 Belmont Ave.
Franklin Park, IL 60131

December 28, 2021

9:30 AM to 10:00 AM
Sax-Tiedemann Funeral Home & Crematorium
9568 Belmont Ave.
Franklin Park, IL 60131

Funeral Mass
December 28, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Gertrude Catholic Church
9613 Schiller Boulevard
Franklin Park, IL 60131


Mount Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst, Illinois


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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