Sheila Jean Reid


Sheila Jean Reid, 71, of Greenwood, passed away peacefully at home on August 11, 2017, surrounded by her loving family and friends.

Sheila was born April 7, 1946, in New Britain, Connecticut, to the late William Budge and Selina Elizabeth (Martin) Reid.

She graduated from Charleston (Illinois) High School in 1964.

Sheila enjoyed a 32-year career as a legal assistant with Baker & Daniels, retiring in 2013.

An active member of St. Barnabas Catholic Church, she had served on the parish council, sang in the adult choir, was a Eucharistic minister and was also active in CRHP.

Sheila was an avid reader and enjoyed traveling, especially to Hilton Head. She also enjoyed the mountains.

She will be fondly remembered by a loving family and many friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother and his wife, William Budge Jr. and Ann Reid; and niece, Colleen Mary (Reid) Demetre.

Survivors include her husband, Michael J. Chaney; daughter, Lisa McConaha, son, Shane McConaha (Kelly); sister, Christine Robertson; grandchildren, Noah and Bailey McConaha; nieces and nephews, Kathleen Reid Pizzo, Kevin Reid, Kerry Reid and Maura Robertson; and great-niece and great-nephews, Mary Reid and Jackson Reid.

The visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, August 15, 2017, in the Daniel F. O’Riley Funeral Home, 6107 S. East St., where morning prayers will be said at 9:30 a.m., Wednesday, August 16, 2017. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Wednesday, at St. Barnabas Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Vincent dePaul Society.

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