Deaths Death Notices
BRECHTEL, Sheila Alice (Scanlan)
BRECHTEL - Sheila Alice (nee Scanlan)
March 31, 2018, is survived by her beloved husband Howard, Jr. "Skip"; her unconditionally loved children Heather Chieffo (wife of Benino) and Christopher, and her treasured sister Kathleen Scanlan. Having been predeceased by her adoring sister Maureen Ranger, she was a loving and supportive Mamo to her grandchildren, Benino "Trip" and Matteo. In her passing she also leaves behind numerous cherished nieces and nephews. She worked as a Kindergarten Teacher at BUILD Academy in the City of Buffalo for 27 years before her retirement. Shelia will always be fondly remembered for her joyous smile, her kind generosity and the tenacious way she loved everyone who was special in her life.