Sheila A. LaBombard, 55, of Brainardsville, NY passed away peacefully Monday, November 22, 2021 at UVM Medical Center, Burlington, VT., after a short but courageous battle with cancer.
She was born on May 11, 1966, the daughter of Anthony and Sharon (Helm) Miner.
Sheila graduated from Chateaugay Central School in 1984 and went on to Canton College, graduating with a degree in hotel/restaurant management.
She married the love of her life, Steven LaBombard Sr. on July 25, 1987 at St. Patrick’s Church in Chateaugay, NY.
Sheila was predeceased by her father, Anthony Miner; an infant son, Samuel LaBombard; paternal grandmother, Lillian Miner; maternal grandmother, Doris Helm and her beloved uncle, Kenny Helm.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Steven Sr.; sons, Steven Jr. and his wife, Bethany of Saranac, Seth and his wife, Allyssa of Brainardsville and Douglas of Malone; mother, Sharon Miner of Brainardsville; sisters-in-law, Sharon Barber of Brainardsville, Kathy and Richard Dupuis of Ellenburg; aunts and uncles, Annie Helm, Janice and David Helm, all of Chateaugay, Lisa and Tom Helm of Virginia along with many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles, cousins and good friends.
Early on, Sheila was employed at Tru-Stitch in Malone, NY then later on at JCEO Headstart as a family worker for many years. Her most recent occupation was for Citizen Advocates as an adult health homecare coordinator until her illness. She touched the lives of many adults and children for many years. She enjoyed helping people in difficult situations.
She had many interests and hobbies including camping, crafts, cooking, gardening, canning, sewing, reading, snowmobiling, four wheeling, boating, car shows, garage sales, family trips, and her many pet dogs and cats including Carl, her favorite chicken.
Sheila will be greatly missed her family and friends. All who knew her will remember heart and feisty spirit!
Calling hours will be held at the Chateaugay Funeral Home on Saturday, November 27, 2021 from 2 to 4 p.m. A prayer service will immediately follow at 4 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.
Online condolences may be offered at www.chateaugayfuneralhome.com.