Sheila M. Lagace

Lagace, Sheila M. STONEY CREEK Sheila Mae O'Brien Shottenham Barker Lagace, 66, of Harrisburg Road, died Thursday, November 8, 2012 at Glens Falls Hospital. Sheila was born in Baltimore, the daughter of Lawrence and Ruth O'Brien. She moved to Schenectady as a child and was a graduate of Linton High School. While at Linton, she studied nursing and with additional courses she earned a certificate to be a licensed practical nurse. Sheila worked at several health-related facilities including St. Clare's Hospital, Ellis Hospital, Baptist Health, Our Lady of Hope, and for many years she did private duty. She is a former member of the Stoney Creek Fire and Rescue. She loved craft fairs, garage sales and gaming activities. She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Theodore Lagace; three children, Thomas Barker, Wendy Barker and Heather Lagace. Predeceased by her son, Frank Barker III. Survived by a brother, Lawrence O'Brien Jr. of Baltimore; six grandchildren, Ciara Potter, Zachary Wood, Tyler, Valian and Sean Englert and Cody Wilson; five stepchildren and grandchildren. Funeral service, Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 8:15 a.m. from the Daly Funeral Home, Inc., 242 McClellan St., Schenectady and 9 a.m. at St. Luke's Church where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Calling hours will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. Interment, Memory Gardens, Colonie. Memorial contributions to help the family with funeral expenses may be made to Wendy Barker, 1104 Arrowhead Drive, N. Glenville, NY 12302. Online condolences may be expressed at

Published in Albany Times Union from Nov. 10 to Nov. 11, 2012