Margaret H. Drobat

Margaret H. “Marge” Drobat, 86, died June 7, 2018 in Manchester.

She was born in Manhattan, NY, on May 22, 1932, the daughter of Bartholomew and Jessie H. (Fazulak) Sheehan. She graduated Manhattan’s Cathedral High School in 1949 and Packard Junior College in 1952.

She was a longtime resident of Amherst and later made her home in Manchester. A dedicated worker, Marge was employed as an administrative assistant with the Town of Amherst Department of Public Works for over thirty years.

Marge was a communicant and active volunteer of Saint Raphael the Archangel Parish in Manchester. She was an avid reader, enjoyed gardening and loved spending time with her family, especially vacationing at the beach with her grandchildren.

Family members include a daughter, Tricia Haederle, of Orlando, FL, son Andrew and daughter-in-law Gayle Drobat of Amherst, NH, son Christopher Drobat of Salem, NH, grandchildren Danielle and Jack Drobat, brother and sister-in-law, Bartholomew and Patricia Sheehan, of Green Valley, AZ, nephews Mark and David Sheehan, and numerous extended Sheehan and Fazulak family members.

Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, June 14th from 6:00-8:00 pm in the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00am on Friday, June 15th at Saint Raphael Church, 103 Walker Street, Manchester, NH. Burial will follow in Meadowview Cemetery, Amherst, NH. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, Milford, NH. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please go to