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Joseph Michael Sheehan

  • Birth 18 Oct 1916 Lake Villa, Lake County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 20 Jul 1979 Antioch, Lake County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Vernon Hills, Lake County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 27545067

ANTIOCH- Joseph M. Sheehan, 62, Antioch, brother of Mrs. John (Hazel) Justice of Woodstock, died Saturday, July 21, in his home.

He was born Oct. 18, 1916, in Lake Villa, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Sheehan.

He had been a farmer and a truck driver, and custodian and bus driver for Antioch Grade School, retiring in 1972.

He was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, the Holy Name Society, Knights of Columbus; charter member of Lake Villa VFW Post 4308, and served with the U.S. Navy in World War II.

On April 17, 1940, in Antioch, he married Elizabeth Weber, who survives.

He is also survived by five sons, Donald, Waukegan, Dudley, Sycamore, Richard (Tiny), Gurnee, Dennis, Antioch, and Patrick, Brillion, Wis.; a daughter, Mrs. Robert (Judy) Paulsen, Grayslake; 11 grandchildren; another sister, Mrs. Arline Slazes, Lake Villa; and three brothers, Elmer and Warren, Lake Villa, and Charles (Bud), Lake Worth, Fla.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Howard and Robert, and a sister, Stella Stahmer.

Mass was offered at 10:30 a.m. today in St. Peter's Catholic Church, with burial in Williow Lawn Memorial Park, Mundelein.

Visitation and prayers and VFW service were held in the Strang funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Antioch Rescue Squad.





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  • Added: 14 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27545067
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Michael Sheehan (18 Oct 1916–20 Jul 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27545067, citing Willow Lawn Memorial Park, Vernon Hills, Lake County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Suze (contributor 47016239) .