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Sheila M. Gately

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Sheila M. Gately

AGE: 83 • Lakewood

Sheila Marie Gately died Saturday, July 1, 2017 surrounded by her family at her home in Original Leisure Village. She was 83.

Born and raised in the Bronx, NY, she settled in Lakewood in 1997.

Prior to retiring, she was an Administrative Assitant for Pibley, Inc. in the Bronx, where she worked for 12 years.

Sheila was active in the Original Leisure Village Community and was a member of the Italian-American Club, American-Irish Club, the Kiwanis, and the Ladies' Club, just to name a few. She was an avid bowler and loved to take trips to Atlantic City. She was also a fan of the Lakewood Blueclaws and attended games throughout the season.

She was predeceased by her loving husband of 44 years, Patrick, her parents, and her sister.

Surviving is a daughter, Patricia Devlin and her husband, Brian, of Hazlet; 2 grandsons: Sean (Nadine) and Bobby (Jackie); and 3 great-grandchildren: Connor, Emily, and Brayden; and 2 nieces, 3 nephews, and their families.

A private cremation was held under the direction of D'Elia Funeral Home, Lakewood. A memorial Mass will be held at St. Mary of the Lake RC Church, Lakewood at a later date. Interment of cremated remains will follow at the Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown on a separate date. For more information, or to post a tribute online, please visit
Published in Asbury Park Press on July 2, 2017
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