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2017-01-12

Robert John Sheehan, Jr.

1943 – 2016

Robert John Sheehan, Jr. age 73 of Lakehills, passed into the world of light on Monday, Dec. 26 at his home in Lakehills. He was born in Whitehall, NY to Elizabeth and Robert John Sheehan on February 19, 1943.
He was married to Lou-Ann Maria Sheehan on June 20, 1962 in Elkton, MD. He went to school in Whitehall, NY.
He served in the United States Army for two years then served in the United States Air Force for 24 years, in which at that time, he bravely served in the Vietnam conflict.
He is preceded in death by his beloved daughter, Peggy Sue Burge, who past into the world of light on October 7, 2006.
Sheehan is survived by his wife, Lou-Ann Maria Sheehan; his son, Robert John Sheehan III; and daughter, Mary M. Case; two sisters, Elizabeth Howe and Sara Simpson both of upstate New York; eight grandchildren, Sherri Shinn, Aaron Franklin, Katie Burge, Tyler Valigura, Megan Valigura, Connor Sheehan, Ashton Sheehan and Kaden Sheehan; three great-grandchildren, Jacobi Valigura, Jackson Valigura and Evan Summers.
A Celebration of Life Memorial will be hosted by the Medina Lake Volunteer Fire Department at their station on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 3 pm.
The family would like to send special thanks to Alamo Hospice, also, a most heartfelt thank you to his nursing team Tina Leggett and Christel Myrick.
In lieu of flowers the asks that you make a donation to the Medina Lake Volunteer Fire Department.