Floral 09

Sheila E (Ryan) Scheufele

July 19, 1939 ~ March 10, 2020 (age 80)


of Natick, MA passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Craneville Place Nursing Home.  She was born in Framingham on July 19, 1939.  Daughter of the late Edward M. Ryan and Alice “Sheila” (Heffernan) Ryan.

Sheila was a graduate of St. Stephen’s High School and Framingham State College.  Moving to her beloved town of Natick, where she lived most of her life.  Sheila was a teacher for many years before changing careers.  Working for Digital Equipment Corp. and Compaq Computer Co. before retirement.

Sheila loved all things Irish, her family pets, being outside, dancing, walks, football and was very Patriotic, especially the 4th of July.

She adored and was very proud of her two granddaughters, Renee and Allison Cote of East Hartford, CT.  Enjoying every minute spent with them and was most passionate about Irish stepdance. 

Sheila leaves behind daughters, Kathleen (Scheufele) Buttaro and her husband Peter “Steffan” Buttaro of Mechanicville, NY and Lynne (Scheufele) Cote and her husband Ronald Cote of East Hartford, CT.  She was predeceased by daughter Suzanne Scheufele and sister Gail (Ryan) Egan. 

Sheila was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend to so many that will forever miss her.

Her family would like to acknowledge and thank Sugar Hill Assisted Living & Craneville Nursing Home, both of Dalton, MA for the incredible care they provided for many years.

Visiting hours in the John Everett & Sons Funeral Home 4 Park Street NATICK COMMON on Saturday March 14 from 8:30-9:30AM.  Followed by A Mass of Christian Burial which will be celebrated at St. Patrick Church 44 East Central Street (Rt 135) Natick at 10AM.  Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend.  Interment Private.

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March 14, 2020

8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
John Everett & Sons Funeral Home at Natick Common
4 Park Street
Natick, MA 01760

Funeral Mass
March 14, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Patrick Church, MA, Natick

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