Sheila Cronin, 88, resident of Hopatcong for nearly 30 years, passed away, peacefully, on Sunday November 4th, 2018 at Villa Raffaella Assisted Living Center in Pleasantville, NJ.
Born in Manhattan on October 11th, 1930, to the late Frances and Sheila (Horgan) Counighan, Sheila resided in the Bronx prior to moving to Hopatcong. She was a homemaker and especially fond of spending time with her children and grandchildren especially at Christmas and birthday parties. Sheila also enjoyed music and dancing and trips to the casino. Sheila was a parishioner of St. Jude's Church in Hopatcong.
Survivors include her 10 children Maureen Cronin, Ricky Cronin & Alice, Dennis Cronin, Donna Crivelli, Douglas Cronin & Maureen, Sheila Doucette, Patricia Cronin, Barbara Martin & Guy, Catherine Cronin and Christine Eisele. 22 Grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Sheila's Life Celebration will include visiting on Friday November 9th, 2018 from 4-8 PM at Leber-Lakeside Funeral Home, 150 Landing Road, Landing, NJ. A Liturgy of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday November 10th, 2018 beginning at 9:30 AM at St. Jude RC Church in Hopatcong. Sheila will be laid to rest at Stanhope Union Cemetery in Mt. Olive Township. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital at www.stjude.org.