HERMITAGE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Sheridan Lynn Mattson, 73, of Hermitage, passed away Wednesday, October 16, 2019, in her home.
Mrs. Mattson was born May 26, 1946, in Sharon, a daughter of the late Charles R. and Jean E. (Hodge) Simpson.
She was a 1964 graduate of West Middlesex High School.
Sheridan was employed as a medical office manager at various physicians’ offices in the Shenango Valley. She had an exceptional talent for fashion and decorating and started a home accent store in 1984, called “Bayberry West” in West Middlesex.
Sheridan attended Grace Chapel Community Church, Hermitage.
She enjoyed her “Supper Club” with close family and friends. She was a Pittsburgh Pirate fan and liked to go horseback riding, snowmobiling and hunting.
In her later years, she and her husband enjoyed retirement spending their winters in Naples, Florida.
She is survived by her husband, Larry Mattson, whom she married December 29, 1984; two daughters, Kelly Kimmel and her husband, David, of Hubbard, Ohio and Stacy Fill and her husband, Timothy, of Lake Worth, Florida; two stepdaughters, Brenda Truchan and her husband, Wayne, of Masury, Ohio and Lori Harper and her husband, Perry, of Hermitage; a stepson, Bruce Mattson and his wife, Patty, of West Middlesex; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and her dog, Boomer.
In addition to her parents, Sheridan was preceded in death by two brothers, Chucky and Mark Simpson and a dog, Chance.
The family suggests memorial contributions be directed to The American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org.
Calling hours will be 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., until the time of the service, Sunday, October 20, in J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 1090 East State Street, Sharon.
Funeral service will be 4:00 p.m. Sunday, October 20, in the funeral home, with Rev. Anthony Kladitis, officiating.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.
A television tribute will air Thursday, October 17 at the following approximate times: 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.