Colleen Ann Ouimet, age 58, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 30th, 2014 at Saratoga Hospital with her loving family at her side.
She was born on July 28th, 1955 in Manhattan, NY to the late Patrick and Ruthmary (Doyle) Sheils.
She grew up in Glenwood Landing, NY.
She married Stephen Ouimet on November 8, 2003
Colleen worked as Director of Personnel Service at St Christopher-Ottilie Residential Treatment Center in Sea Cliff, NY for 35 years. She had a significant impact on a countless number of children in need, always willing to lend a helping hand, doing whatever needed to get done – no task too big or small or difficult.
Colleen enjoyed time with her family - especially her grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Colleen retired to Saratoga Springs in 2006 to be near her son, daughter-in-law and grandchildren, who were the light of her life.
Colleen is survived by her loving husband Stephen Ouimet Sr., her son Stephen Ouimet (Lauren), grandchildren: Kyle, Ella and Elijah, sisters: Erin (Tim) Fallon and Ruthmary Sheils, brothers: Neil, Patrick (Cindy) and Terrence (Jane) Sheils, nieces and nephews: Jessica, Patrick, Carey, Charlotte, Kisha, Ryan, Kevin, Kerri, Timmy and Emma.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Patrick and Ruthmary Sheils.
A mass will be held at 10:00am on Monday, February 3rd 2014 at St. Clement's Church, 231 Lake Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. Friends and family may call on Sunday, February 2nd 2014 from 1-3pm at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave (Rt 9), Saratoga Springs, New York.