Sheila Miranda, 68

Nov 1, 2018

Sheila Miranda, 68, of Wareham, wife of 46 years to Richard Miranda, passed away peacefully at her home Tuesday, Oct. 30 with her family present. She was the daughter of the late Bernard F. and Almira I. Churchill.

A much-loved wife, mother, grandmother, daughter and sister, she had bravely confronted and fought cancer. She was born Sept. 30,1950 in Stoughton and resided in Wareham for the past 6 years, after having moved from Middleboro in 2012. She graduated from Stoughton High School in 1968 and continued on to receive her certification in Cosmetology. She was an active member of the Evangelical Zion Church of Wareham.

Sheila was a printer for Dow Check at the Westgate Mall in Brockton for several years until the business closed. She then worked at Rand McNally in Taunton as a book proof reader for several years and was part of the original employees of Walmart of Plymouth for ten years prior to retirement in 2015.

Some of Sheila's favorite past times were singing and dancing. Shelia loved her family dearly and very much enjoyed being involved in her grandchildren's lives.

She is survived by her siblings, Georgianna Mestieri, Joan Peters, Paul Churchill and Michael Churchill. Her children, Anthony Sr and wife Gabriel & Jason of Maine, Anthony Jr and wife Courtney, step children Carmen, Richard, Wayne Miranda and wife Donna of Massachusetts, Robert Scott of Florida, the late Lisa Miranda. She was also survived by many loving grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held at Evangelical Zion Church, 2239 Cranberry Hwy; West Wareham on Saturday, Nov.10 at 11 a.m. A memorial reception will follow, provided in thanks to family and friends in the Fellowship Hall. To leave a message of condolence for the family please visit