Kathleen Cramer Sheridan, age 90, of Ridgefield, widow of Philip H. Sheridan, died Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Bethel Health Care.
Mrs. Sheridan was born in Yonkers, NY, February 22, 1922, a daughter of the late Edward and Susan (McCullough) Cramer.
A resident of Ridgefield for 30 years, Mrs. Sheridan was active in Meals on Wheels, Ladies of Charity and St. Mary’s Altar Society. She was an active member of St. Mary’s Parish and the Adoration Chapel.
Mrs. Sheridan is survived by nine children, Kathleen and Martin Stricks, Susan and Tom Reynolds, Philip and Kyoung Suk Sheridan, Maureen and Ward Michaelsen, Eileen Sheridan, Patrick and Lynn Sheridan, Elizabeth White, Peter and Laura Sheridan, and Michael and Patricia Sheridan; sixteen grandchildren, Megan Stricks-Lee and Terence Stricks, Kathleen Reynolds and Kristen Trudeau, Kathleen Eastman, Susan Slattendale and William Sheridan, Marisa Michaelsen, Jaclyn, Erin and Brian Sheridan, Chelsea and Carter White, James Patrick Sheridan, and Matthew and Kathryn Sheridan; seven great-grandchildren, Alicia Slattendale, Kyla, Melanie and Trevor Eastman, Tommy and Mikey Trudeau, and Landon Lee; her nephew James MacKenzie and his wife Madeline, and numerous other nephews and nieces.
In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Sheridan was predeceased by five brothers, three sisters, and a son-in-law Michael Ray White.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, November 13th at 10:15 AM in St. Mary’s Church, Ridgefield. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
The family will receive friends in the Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield on Monday from 3 to 5 PM and 7 to 9 PM.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Mary School Scholarship Fund, 55 Catoonah Street, or to the Meals on Wheels Program, 25 Gilbert Street, both of Ridgefield, CT 06877.