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John H. Shea

November 4, 1946 November 12, 2018
John H. Shea
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Obituary for John H. Shea

Manchester-by-the-Sea – John H. “Jack” Shea Jr. 72, beloved husband of Nancy J. (Lations) Shea, died Monday, November 12, 2018 surrounded by his family. Born and raised in Beverly Farms, he was the son of the late John H. and Mary E. (Trowt) Shea. After attending Massachusetts Maritime Academy he was employed for thirty two years as a Merchant Marine and finished his professional career as a Regional Engineer with Boston Properties.

A resident of Manchester-by-the-Sea for the past forty years, Mr. Shea was known throughout his extended community of family and friends as a devoted husband, father, and friend who gave tirelessly to those who needed him. He will be remembered for his salty sense of humor, huge heart, and contagious smile.

In addition to his wife, with whom he shared thirty nine years of marriage, he is survived by his children, Michael Shea and his wife Layne of Aspen, CO, Jeffrey Shea and his wife Annie of Fort Lauderdale, FL and Jennifer Shea of Charlotte, NC, two grandchildren, Henry and Myles Shea, a son, John H. Shea III and his wife Kimberly and their sons Harrison and Noah all of Beverly, and a large extended family including two sisters, Jill Howland and her husband Harris of MD and Nancy Rineman and her husband Jon of NH, a brother, Peter Shea and his wife Robyn of Beverly.

His funeral service will be held at the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly, Monday, November 19, 2018 at 12 noon. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours on Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. Burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Manchester-by-the-Sea. Contributions may be made to the Meso Treatment and Research Fund (fund #016771) in memory of John H. Shea. Donations should be made online or mailed to Brigham and Women's Hospital, Development Office, 116 Huntington Ave., 3rd floor, Boston, MA 02116. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com .


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Visitation

Sunday

18

Nov

5:00 PM 11/18/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/18/2018 8:00:00 PM
Campbell Funeral Home

525 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Campbell Funeral Home
525 Cabot Street Beverly 01915 MA
United States

Service

Monday

19

Nov

12:00 PM 11/19/2018 12:00:00 PM
Campbell Funeral Home

525 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915

Campbell Funeral Home
525 Cabot Street Beverly 01915 MA
United States
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