Constance M. Sheridan

Constance "Connie" Marie Sheridan, died peacefully in her home in Abington on April 12, 2018, after a full and vibrant 93 years of life. Born in Stoneham, she was the loving mother of four daughters and three sons: Connie Bergman, Claudia Rotondi William Anderson, Jeffrey Anderson, Charlotte Moore, Audrey Damon-Wynne and the late Edward Anderson. She was the proud grandmother of 12 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Her family, many friends and neighbors will miss her infectious laughter, her free spirit, and her love of life. Connies first job was delivering singing telegrams in Boston in the early 1940s. She sold real estate on the South Shore for 30 years, and volunteered her time reading to the blind for 15 years on WATD-FM radio, and delivering Meals on Wheels. Connie was an avid golfer, a voracious reader, and world traveler. She had a passion for musicespecially jazz. She played the piano, sang with perfect pitch and performed with Sweet Adelines. As a young woman, she designed and sketched womens fashions and accessories. She taught herself pastels, water color and acrylic painting. She loved her flower gardens and beating friends and family at Scrabble. She was a long-time member of the South Shore Writers Club and published many articles about her travel adventures around the globe. Services will be private at Connies request. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations be made in her name to one of her favorite charities: Smile Train (www.smiletrain.org), (www.doctorswithoutborders.org) or the Elizabeth Warren for Senate campaign (elizabethwarren.com).

Published in The Abington Mariner from Apr. 17 to Apr. 27, 2018