Sheila Spillane died on August 23rd at age 91.
Born in Sneem, County Kerry, Irleand, she was a Rockaway resident for more than 20 years. Spillane is preceded in death by her husband, Patrick and son, Michael. She is survived by her children, Patrick (Roberta), Timothy (Kathy), John (Laura) and Ann; sister, Bridie; six grandchildren, two greatgrandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and other family members
A funeral mass was held at St. John the Martyr Church in Manhattan. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Society of St. Vincent de Paul or The Salvation Army.