James “Jim” Riley Sheridan, 65, of Marissa, IL; born on September 2, 1953 in Norfolk, VA; passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019 at Sparta Community Hospital in Sparta, IL.
Mr. Sheridan worked as a prison guard at Menard Penitentiary. He was a United States Marine veteran. Jim was an avid fisherman.
He was preceded in death by his parents – Phillip and Alberta, nee Jones, Sheridan. One son – William “Billy” Sheridan.
He is survived by two sons – Phillip Sheridan of Darmstadt, IL; Patrick (Codi) Sheridan of Sparta, IL. Two sisters – Phyllis Rury of Marissa, IL; Martha (Larry) Wagner of Marissa, IL.
Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.heilschuessler.com.
A celebration of Jim’s life will be held on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Marissa Township Building in Marissa, IL at 11:00am.