Sharon R. Arden of S. Chelmsford
Sharon Rose Arden, 71, of S. Chelmsford, MA died peacefully at her home Monday, June 4, 2018 surrounded by her loving family, after a long illness.
She was married to John E. Arden with whom she would have celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on October 21, 2018.
Born in Tiverton, RI, she was the daughter of the late Jesse and Olivia Rocha. She graduated from Sacred Heart Academy in Pawtucket RI, with the class of 1965. In 2005, she followed her dream and opened Trading Clothes of Chelmsford, which she owned and operated for many years.
Sharon loved spending time with her family, enjoyed shopping and traveling.
Besides her husband she is survived by three sons, Jamie Trinidade and his wife, Tracey of Tewksbury, Christian Trinidade and Kathie Slowe of Chelmsford, and Jonathan Arden and his wife, Melaney of Westford. Two sisters, Nancy Burnette and her late husband, Julian of Bedford, VA, and Patricia
Rodricks and her late husband Leo of San Jose, CA; five grandchildren, Brett Bamford, Lexi, Rhen , and John Paul Trinidade, and Danica Arden; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Sharon is preceded by her brother Edward Rocha of VA.
At her request, there are no visiting hours. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, June 16, 2018 11:00 am - 3:00 pm at The Establishment. 75 Princeton Street, North Chelmsford, MA In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Cancer Society 30 Speen St. Framingham MA 01701, www.cancer.org will be greatly appreciated. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.