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Marion Goodwin Sheehan
  • St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish
    2216 Rosa Road
    Schenectady, NY 12309

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“I am so sorry to read of Mrs. Sheehan's passing at this late date. She was a truly classy and lovely lady who I will miss dearly. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Terry Matuszyk - Schenectady, NY

“Marion was a wonderful "grandmother " to me and my sister when we were children on Keyes Avenue- We used to go there often and she treated us with...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Carol Doremus - Schenectady, NY

“To Marion's family Just a little note to tell you how sorry I was to see Marion had passed away. Marion was my supervisor in the residential business...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Jacalyn J. Starnes - Schenectady, NY

“I have known Marion since I moved on Keyes Avenue- She was very fond of my 2 younger girls who walked to her home frequently- They were entertained...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Germaine Doremus - schenectady, NY

“To All Marion's Family and Friends, I am writing on behalf of the Katomski Family to express how sad we are with the recent loss of Marion. Our...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Beth Katomski - Salt Lake City, UT


Marion Goodwin Sheehan 89, of Niskayuna died Wednesday, November 21, 2012.

Marion was born on January 10, 1923 in Utica, NY, a daughter of the late Chester and Emma Atkinson Goodwin. She attended local schools in Utica and was employed for 44 years with Verizon, then NY Telephone. She was an avid duplicate bridge player and a Board member. Marion was an activer parishoner and volunteer at the former Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Schenectady and participated in retreats at Dominican Retreat House.

She married Leo J. Sheehan, October 18, 1952, he predeceased her June 29, 1991. Marion is survived by her nephew David and Tandy Goodwin of Glen Allen, VA, their children, Laura Goodwin of Washington, DC and Paul Goodwin of Wilmington, NC and nephew, Michael and Janet Sheehan, of New Hartford, NY and their children, Colleen Sheehan of New York, NY; her daughter McKenzie Sheehan of New York, NY; Kevin and Elisa Sheehan,of Saratoga Springs, NY and their children Quinn Sheehan and Nola Sheehan and many dear friends too numerous to mention.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian burial on Wednesday, November 28th, at 9 AM at St. Kateri Tekakwitha (formerly Our Lady of Fatima), Rosa Rd., Schenectady. Calling hours will be Tuesday from 3 PM to 7 PM at the Jones Funeral Home, 1503 Union St., (at McClellan St.), Schenectady. Interment to follow the Mass at 1 PM Wednesday in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Whitesboro, NY,

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Marion's memory to St. Kateri Tekakwith, 2216 Rosa Rd., Schenectady, NY 12309 or a charity of one's choice.