Obituary photo of Thomas Sheridan, Albany-NY
In Loving Memory of

Thomas J. Sheridan

1931 - 2020
Obituary photo of Thomas Sheridan, Albany-NY
In Loving Memory of

Thomas J. Sheridan

1931 - 2020
New Comer - Colonie Area (518-456-4442) is assisting the family
GUILDERLAND – Thomas J. Sheridan, 89, of Guilderland passed away on Sunday evening at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Ontario, Canada on August 8, 1931 a son of the late Thomas P. and Marjorie C. (Howe) Sheridan. He lived most of his younger years in Amsterdam and graduated from St. Mary’s High School.

Thomas served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. Following his time in the military, he received his Doctorates Degree from Syracuse University. He was employed with the United States Labor Board, serving as its Resident Officer in Albany until his retirement.

He was a loving and dedicated husband, father and grandfather. He coached little league baseball in Guilderland. A sports enthusiast, he was a fan of the Mets and Syracuse football. He enjoyed Shakespeare, crossword puzzles and loved to travel with his wife.

Thomas was preceded in death by his brother, Patrick.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Gerlinde (Loerzel) Sheridan; his daughter, Linda Y. Sheridan; 3 sons, Michael K. Sheridan, Robert S. (Sandra) Sheridan and Dr. Kevin E. (Dr. Claire Horn) Sheridan; 4 grandchildren, Erica, Ian, Brianna and Nikolas Sheridan; his brother, Michael B. (Gayle) Sheridan of Canada and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services are private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Bernard and Millie Duker Children's Hospital at Albany Medical Center, 43 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208 or to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959 in Thomas’ memory.

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