Patrick Henry Shea


Patrick Henry Shea passed away in Fairfax, Virginia on Friday November 23, 2018.    Patrick was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1937 to Charles Shea and Catherine Teresa Reidy.  Patrick was the youngest of 9 children and loved to tell stories of his adventures with his siblings and growing up in a large family.  Patrick settled in Virginia in 1974 where he and his wife, Gloria raised a family and where he lived until he passed away.  He was loved by so many people who he loved back.  He will be forever missed and adored.  

Patrick is survived by his loving wife, Gloria, his daughters, Lucie of Montreal, Quebec, Patricia of Rockville, MD and Catherine of Arlington, VA, brother William of Brooklyn, NY, granddaughter, Liliana of Rockville, MD and many nieces and nephews.  He was pre-deceased by his parents Charles Shea and Catherine Teresa Reidy, brothers, Charlie, Daniel, Joseph, Jack and sisters Julia, Nancy and Peggy.  

In lieu of flowers you may wish to donate to Alcoholics Anonymous.

A memorial service will take place on Saturday December 1, 2018 at 1:30 pm at Advent Funeral and Cremation Services located at 7211 Lee Highway Falls Church, VA 22046.

After the service the family will be holding a reception at the Shea family home. Please email Patty for the address: [email protected]

One Response to Patrick Henry Shea

  1. D CAPORUSCIO says:

    Dearest Shea family, as you gather together with your empty chair this holiday, may you keep a special candle burning in memory of your beloved family member in Heaven.
    May his good memories comfort you & keep you smiling. We send thoughts & prayers to your family. -Caporuscio family

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