Shirley L. "Lolly" Gricius

Shirley L. “Lolly” Gricius age 87 of Caseyville, IL, born May 5, 1927 in East St. Louis, IL, passed away at 1:39pm on Saturday September 13, 2014 at her residence.

Shirley was a homemaker and enjoyed being with family, and decorating her home.

She was preceded in death by her parents Clyde Turman and Bernice nee Schmisseur Handing, a son Bruce Gricius who passed away June 14, 2006 and a sister Marilyn Wrubel.  

She is survived by her husband B. Frank Gricius whom she married November 1, 1946, a daughter Marilyn (Phillip) Hinds of Collinsville, IL, five grandchildren Evan (Melissa) Hinds of Fairview Heights, IL, Shane Hinds of Collinsville, IL, Christopher Todd (Katell) Gricius of TX, Elizabeth (Brian) McDonald of VA, and Lara (Chris) Johnson of VA, five great grandchildren Catherine and Christian Johnson, Caroline, Liam, and Madeline McDonald, one step great grandson Charles Jergins, her step-mother Arline Turman of St. Louis, MO, numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Sunday September 14, 2014 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home 2800 North Center Street Maryville, IL.

Funeral service will be at 10:30am on Monday September 15, 2014 at the funeral home with Father Ray Schultz officiating.  Burial will be in Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Fairview Heights, IL.

Memorial may be made to Alzheimers Research and will be taken at the funeral home.

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