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Irene G. Dicks

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Irene G. Dicks

AGE: 79 • Lakewood

Irene Dicks, age 79 passed away at home surrounded by her family.

She was born Irene G. Straub in Tottenville on Staten Island in 1937 to Edward and Irene Straub. After moving to the Bronx, she graduated from St. Vincent Ferrer business school in 1952 and married her husband of 58 years, Vincent Dicks of West Brighton. The couple raised their four children in Eltingville.

When her children were grown Irene worked as an administrative assistant at Staten Island University Hospital, South Campus Princess Bay. She enjoyed an active retirement of over 20 years at Four Seasons in Lakewood NJ among many fine friends where she led classes in Zumba and water aerobics. She leaves her husband Vincent, daughter, Patricia A. Devine and husband Kevin of Middletown, a son, Vincent J. Dicks and wife Denise of Sea Girt, daughter Ellen R. Shorosky and husband Robert of Manchester, and daughter Irene T. Ryan and husband Gerard of Downingtown PA. Irene was a loving grandmother to Kevin, Timothy, Sean, Patrick, and Daniel Devine, Amanda Moore, and Andrew Dicks, Ryan, Kate, and Erin Shorosky, Eric and Mary Ryan, and six great grandchildren. She leaves a brother Msgr. Edward F. Straub, brother and sister in-laws, many cousins, nieces and nephews.

Visitation is at Silverton Funeral Home 2482 Church Rd, Toms River, NJ on Tuesday from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Family Chapel, 1143 E. County Line Road, Lakewood. Interment will follow at the Brig. Gen. Wm C. Doyle Veteran Cemetery, Wrightstown. . In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the National Hemophilia Foundation, Saint Peter's Foundation, or the .
Published in Asbury Park Press on May 21, 2017
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