Joan Sheridan, 83, of Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.
She was born Feb. 11, 1930, in Melrose, Mass., and moved to this area 23 years ago from Malden, Mass.
Mrs. Sheridan was a homemaker and a member of the Red Hat Society, and she enjoyed ceramics, painting and needlepoint.
She is survived by her daughter, Gail Palmer of Concord, N.H.; son, David (Terri) Sheridan of Punta Gorda; grandchildren, Bevin Palmer and Bridget (Steve) Holowell; and great-grandchildren, Robin and Charles. Mrs. Sheridan was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas, in 2012.
A celebration of life was held Sunday.
Arrangements are by National Cremation Society of Port Charlotte, Fla.