Sheila Marie's Story
Sheila Marie Allen, 74, of Salisbury Beach died peacefully in her sleep on September 12, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on August 30, 1943 in Exeter, N.H., daughter of the late Arthur and Rose (Tardiff) Hadley. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her grandson, Derek Allen.
She leaves behind two daughters, Stephanie and Sherry Allen of Salisbury. She is also survived by her five brothers and sisters, Peter Hadley and his wife, Donna of Salem, N.H., Dan Hadley and his wife, Patricia of Wells, Maine; Jim Hadley and his wife, Eileen of Northwood, N.H., Nancy Defeo of Groveland; Maryann Katsiane and her husband, Richard of Haverhill. She also leaves behind several nieces and nephews.
She graduated from Haverhill High School and retired from Lucent Technologies. She had an affinity for the ocean and was a devoted mother and grandmother.
The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff at the Kaplan Family Hospice in Danvers for their loving care and support in her final days. Private services will be held by the family.
Published on  September 14, 2017