Mary E. "Betty" Sheedy

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Mary E. "Betty" Sheedy, 92, of Sykesville, died Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at her daughter's home in Ellicott City.

Born July 17, 1920, in Dunkirk, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late George and Lillian McKeon Wirtner. She was the wife of Richard E. Sheedy, her husband of 68 years.

She had been an elementary school teacher in Dix Hills, N.Y., for many years in addition to being a homemaker. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Community in Eldersburg.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are daughters and sons-in-law Carole and Paul Fertazzo, of Flagstaff, Ariz., Kathleen and Scott Maizel, of Ellicott City, Patricia Baudler and Richard Pfistner, of New Market, and Mary and Reid Thompson, of Lexington, Ky.; nine grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by siblings William T. and Georgia C. Wirtner.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville.

A funeral liturgy will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Community, 915 Liberty Road, Eldersburg. Interment will be at a later date in Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery in Owings Mills.

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Published in Carroll County Times on Aug. 28, 2012
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