Sheila A. Caggiano, 84, of Shrewsbury


Sheila A. CaggianoShrewsbury – Sheila A. “Sally” (Ambrose) Caggiano, 84, of Shrewsbury, died Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Saint Vincent Hospital after an illness.

Sheila was born and raised in Winthrop, daughter of the late Louis and Celia (Mack) Ambrose. She graduated from Winthrop High School and later married Thomas R, Caggiano, moving to the Worcester area before settling in Shrewsbury in 1963.

Sheila had worked at the former Child World in White City for several years and later for Sears and Roebuck’s before she retired. She also was active while her children were young with the Shrewsbury Little League and managed its concession stand. In her retirement she volunteered for the Shrewsbury Council of Aging.

Her husband of 60 years, Thomas R. Caggiano, died in 2014. She leaves her two sons, Thomas R. Caggiano and his wife Lori Ryan of Worcester and Gary F. Caggiano and his wife Donna of Rutland; four grandchildren, Leah Caggiano of Worcester, Joseph Caggiano of Arlington, Anthony Caggiano of Rutland and Justine Caggiano of Spencer; a special family member, Sheila H. Caggiano of Worcester; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by four brothers and one sister.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Sheila Family Monday May 21, from 4-7 p.m., at Britton-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, 648 Main St., Shrewsbury. Her funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, May 22, at 10 a.m., at St. Mary’s Church, 640 Main St., Shrewsbury. Burial will be at a later date.