Carol Ann Sheerin, 80, of North Salem, formerly of the Bronx died Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at home surrounded by her loving family.
Born to John and Ann (Kovolick) Chanowsky on June 21, 1941, in New York City. Carol grew up in the Marble Hill section of the Bronx attending St John’s and then Mother
Cabrini High School. Carol married James M. Sheerin on June 5, 1965, and moved up to “the country” of North Salem in 1969.
While raising her three children, Carol worked in customer service at Reader’s Digest in Chappaqua where she developed many long-lasting friendships. She loved to travel when she could, especially to Italy, Ireland and Hawaii, as well as Broadway shows, swimming at the club, and playing mahjong with her cousins.
Carol is survived by her devoted husband Jim, daughters Patricia (Tom) Quaglino of Brewster NY, Carolyn (Brian) Bender of South Salem, NY, son Christopher of Brewster, NY and loving friend Samantha Crowley (Sophie & Oliver), her loving grandchildren Kevin, Colin and Aidan Quaglino, Kiera Sheerin and Charlotte Bender. A granddaughter,
Margaret Anne Sheerin predeceased her. She is also survived by a sister Joan (Raymond) Scannelli of the Bronx, NY, and nieces Deborah Zadorozny of NYC, Jennifer (Michael) Morrissey of Weston, CT (Emma, Mikey and Tommy), and nephew Eric Scannelli of Yonkers. Carol put everyone before herself and she will live on in our hearts forever.
The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Monday, July 19, 2021, at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in Somers, NY. Interment followed at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY.
Memorial Contributions may be made to North Salem Ambulance Corps. P.O. Box 427 Croton Falls, NY 10519.