Mary Ellen Lynch

Mary Ellen "C.P.D." Lynch

Sunday, December 22nd, 1946 - Saturday, August 10th, 2019
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Mary Ellen Lynch, C.P.D. retired, 72, August 10, 2019, lifetime resident of the South Side of Chicago, Canaryville neighborhood; beloved daughter of the late John J. and Irene Galloway Lynch; loving sister of John J. (Lila) Lynch and Sharon R. Lynch; devoted aunt of Sean Lynch and Krysia Lynch; many cousins and friends.

Mary Ellen proudly served as a Chicago Police Officer for over 25 years. Active member of Rhine Post # 2729, V.F.W. Auxiliary.

Services at McINERNEY CENTRAL CHAPEL, 4635 S. Wallace St., Chicago, IL, where family and friends will gather on Thursday, August 15, 2019, from 3 to 9 p.m. Funeral Friday, August 16, 2019, 9:15 a.m., at chapel, to St. Gabriel Church, 600 W. 45th St., Chicago. Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Burial St. Mary Cemetery.

Please visit MARY ELLEN LYNCH BOOK OF MEMORIES. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, visit or For information, 773- 268-0703 or 773-581-9000.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, August 15th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 9:00pm
    Thursday, August 15th, 2019 3:00pm - 9:00pm
    4635 South Wallace Street
    CHICAGO, IL 60609
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    St. Jude Funeral Service by Chicago Police Department Ministry 6 p.m. at Funeral Home
  • Service

    Friday, August 16th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Friday, August 16th, 2019 10:00am
    St. Gabriel Church
    4522 South Wallace
    CHICAGO, IL 60609
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    Chapel prayers and funeral procession departing McInerney's at 9:15 a.m.
  • Interment

    St. Mary Cemetery
    3701 W. 87th St.
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    Services will be held at GRAVESIDE Section AM Mary Ellen will be laid to rest with her parents.


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Paul Havlicek

Posted at 12:20pm
We had a lot of laughs and fun times. Sharon, we know you will miss Mary Ellen. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love you. Janette and Paul Havlicek


Posted at 04:05pm
Many good times on 46th place with Mary Ellen, Sharon and John. It was grand knowing you, a wonderful person and neighbor!
May you rest in peace till we meet again! Rich Diver

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Posted at 08:57am
"Mary Ellen Lynch" will remain in our hearts forever.
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Diane Griffin

Posted at 08:01pm
My pleasure to have known such a very nice lady. R. I P Mary Ellen. Diane Griffin

Don Baker

Posted at 08:52pm
Mary Ellen - Always will love that smile and the zeal for the family get togethers. Miss you!! God Bless you.

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