Marie Lent, 81, an area resident for the past forty years died Thursday June 6, 2019 at the Golden Hill Nursing Home. She was born July 3, 1937 in Cork City, Ireland daughter of the late Jeremiah and Margaret Sullivan Sheehan.
She immigrated to the US at the age of 24 to begin her new adventure. She was a strong-willed individual, who always had time for a good cup of Irish tea.
Surviving are her daughter Lisa and her husband Rob Klein, a brother Dennis, and two grandsons: Aidan and Sean. She was predeceased by her son Michael in 2013, and siblings Michael and Eleanor.
A private gathering will take place at the Wiltwyck Cemetery Mausoleum. You may share a condolence with the family on Marie's Tribute Wall at gormleyfuneralhome.com Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the E. B. Gormley Funeral Home 87 Main St. Phoenicia.
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