Sheila Post Dickson

August 29, 2022


Sheila Post Dickson of Needham, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 29, 2022. Her 90 years were filled with beloved family, friends and wonderful memories. Born in Gloucester, daughter of Captain Stephen Post and his wife Molly. Sheila graduated from Regis College and spent her career as a reading specialist and teacher.

The beloved wife for 65 years of the late William F. Dickson, they raised their children in Sturbridge. She was the loving mother of Stephanie (Dickson) Halpern of Somerville, NJ, Laurie (Dickson) Roche of Boston and the late William F. Dickson, Jr. She had 7 grandchildren whom she loved unconditionally; Megan Halpern, Courtney Halpern, Zac Halpern, Will Roche, Vienna Roche, Eric Dickson and Nicole Dickson.

Visitation will be held in the Eaton Funeral Home, 1351 Highland Ave, Needham on Friday, September 23rd from 9:45 to 10:45 before proceeding to her Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00am in St. Joseph Church, 1360 Highland Ave, Needham. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment at MA National Cemetery in Bourne will be private.  

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September 23, 2022

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Eaton Funeral Home
1351 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA 02492

Mass of Christian Burial
September 23, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Church 1360 Highland Ave, Needham

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