James P. Sheridan of Secane, PA, passed away on August 30th, 2023. He is survived by his loving wife Kirby Powers. He was the beloved son of James and Joann (nee May) Sheridan; The proud father of Rachel Johnson, and Daniel; Caring brother of Colleen Carroll (Edward), the late Christopher; Loving uncle of Kaila Carroll; and is also survived by many aunts uncles and cousins. James had his wonderful loving friends with him every step of this journey.
James was born in Philadelphia and loved traveling, he finally settled down on St. Simons Island in Georgia raising his two beautiful children for the past twenty years. James loved the ocean especially boating and was very proud of earning his captains license. He was an avid Eagles fan and one of his best memories was winning tickets to see the Eagles win the super bowl with his son. He also enjoyed spending time at the Jersey Shore with all of his friends, and was an animal lover.
James was in the food and beverage industry and “Everyone knew his name” CHEERS! They loved to be around him because he made people laugh, and listened when they needed someone to talk to. James was made for that career and will be missed by all who knew him.
Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation Thursday September 7th, 6:30PM to 8:30PM at the Knoetgen-Donohue Funeral Home, 746 Kedron Ave. Morton, PA 19070, 610-544-0600, and his Funeral Mass on Friday September 8th, 2023 at 10:30AM in Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 6315 Lancaster Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19151, followed by his interment at St. Peter & Paul Cemetery, 1600 Sproul Rd. Springfield, PA 19064.
In Lieu of Flowers, Contributions can be made in his honor to The University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Perelman Institute; 3400 Civic Center Blvd., Philadelphia, PA 19104. https://www.pennmedicine.org/giving.