Margaret Sheridan of Dark Hollow Rd, Tunkhannock, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2013, in the Golden Living Center in Tunkhannock.
She was born in Newark, N.J., on Jan. 27, 1937, daughter of the late Frank and Marie (Serafin) Dziejma.
She was a member of the Church of the Nativity BVM Tunkhannock and in 1999 retired from Clark Summit State Hospital where she worked as a psychiatric aide for 22 years. She was a loving mother and grandmother enjoying her family and friends. Margaret was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan and traveled extensively around the world while following her daughter's military career.
She was preceded in death by her husband James Sheridan and sisters Frances Camacho and Honey Arbuthnot.
Surviving are sons: James J. and wife Kelly of Tunkhannock, and Joseph of Factoryville; daughters, Debra and husband David Donowski of Tunkhannock, and Diane and husband Bryon Kelley of Tampa, Fla.; grandchildren: James and wife Brittany Sheridan, Ryan and wife Cherith Sheridan, Elizabeth and Jonathan Donnelly, David and Daniel Donowski, and Stephanie and Samantha Sheridan; as well as nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Apr. 26, at 10 a.m. from the Church of the Nativity BVM in Tunkhannock. Family and friends are requested to go directly to the church.
Interment will be in Pieta Cemetery Tunkhannock.
Visitation will be held on Thursday at the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.sheldonkukuchkafuneralhome.com.