James M. Sherillo, 73, of Hampton NH, formerly of Milford, passed away September 3, 2018 at the Milford Regional Medical Center. James was born in Milford, son of the late Joseph and Caroline (Colanti) Sherillo of Milford. James resided in his hometown most of his life, working as a machinist at Kidde Fenwal Corporation until his retirement in 2000. Following retirement, he moved to Hampton NH in 2004 with his loving wife of 51 years, Sylvia M. (Chaves) Sherillo. The couple traveled as snow birds between Hampton, NH and Vero Beach, FL for the past eight years.
In addition to his wife he survived by his children, Laurie Mabie of Milford, Lisa and her husband Christopher Gordon of Milford, three brothers, Joseph Sherillo, John Sherillo and Anthony Sherillo all of Milford, two sisters, Mary Sherillo of Danvers, Rita Gannon of Saco ME, three grandchildren, Ryan Mabie, Rachel Mabie and Michael Gordon, one great- granddaughter, Lilth Gordon, many nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Friday, September 7, 2018 at 9 A.M. from the Consigli-Ruggerio Funeral Home at 46 Water St. in Milford, MA. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 A.M. at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church 7 East Main St. The burial will follow in the parish cemetery. I’m lieu of flowers, consider making donation to Dana Farber Cancer Center in Milford, MA.
Calling hours will be held Thursday from 5 to 8 P.M.