Cover photo for Shirley M. Braglia's Obituary
Shirley M. Braglia Profile Photo
1959 Shirley 2023

Shirley M. Braglia

March 22, 1959 — September 10, 2023

Shirley Marie Braglia (nee Sinwelski)

Age 64, of New Lenox passed away at her home, surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, September 10, 2023. Shirley was born in Chicago to the late John and Dolores (nee Smith) Sinwelski. Beloved wife of David Braglia; loving mother of Jason (Alyson) Braglia, Nicholas (Jenelle) Braglia, and Valerie (Ben) Hausser; proud grandmother of Harper Braglia, Wesley Braglia, Leona Braglia, Quinn Braglia, Jackson Hausser, Reese Braglia, and Olivia Hausser; dear sister of Patricia (Robert) Nickrent and the late Jack Sinwelski; loved aunt, cousin, and friend of many. Shirley was retired Director of Recreation of the New Lenox Community Park District. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Shirley loved gardening and spending time in Wisconsin and Florida with her family and friends. Donations to the American Cancer Society in Shirley’s name would be appreciated. The family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel 102 E. Francis Rd, New Lenox, IL on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, from 3pm – 8pm. Funeral Services Thursday, September 14, 2023, with prayers at the funeral home at 12:45pm then to St. Jude Catholic Church, New Lenox, IL for Mass of Christian Burial at 1:30pm. Interment will be private.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Shirley M. Braglia, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, September 13, 2023

3:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Kurtz Memorial Chapel - New Lenox

102 East Francis Road, New Lenox, IL 60451

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Chapel Prayers at the Funeral Home

Thursday, September 14, 2023

Starts at 12:45 pm (Central time)

Kurtz Memorial Chapel - New Lenox

102 East Francis Road, New Lenox, IL 60451

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass of Christian Burial

Thursday, September 14, 2023

Starts at 1:30 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Photo Gallery

Visits: 37

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree