Shirley R. Pachico


Shirley R. Pachico, owner of the Ritz Café, died peacefully on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at her home in Oak Bluffs. She was 81 years of age.

She was predeceased by her husband, Arthur R. Pachico, in 1986.

She is survived by her children, Chrissy Arenburg, Janet King, Wendy Oliver, Rebecca Greer, and Steven Pachico. Her memorial service will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 28, in the Trinity Methodist Church in the Campground at 10 am. Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, State Road, Vineyard Haven.

Donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472 or to a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, Edgartown Road, Oak Bluffs. Please visit for online guest book and information.

A full obituary will appear in another edition of The Times.