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Rita F. Sheehan

January 27, 1931 - July 22, 2017
North Muskegon, MI

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Visitations


Friday, July 28, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
Prince of Peace Catholic Church
1100 Dykstra Road
Muskegon, MI 49445

Services


Friday, July 28, 2017
11:00 AM EDT
Prince of Peace Catholic Church
1100 Dykstra Road
Muskegon, MI 49445

Contributions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Prince of Peace Catholic Church

Flowers


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Mrs. Rita Florence Sheehan, age 86, passed away Saturday, July 22, 2017. She was born in Binghamton, New York on January 27, 1931 to Milton & Florence (Fredette) Duffy and married Joseph Sheehan on June 5, 1954. Mrs. Sheehan had been employed as a Teacher's Aide for North Muskegon Public Schools for a time while being a full time wife, mother and grandmother. Rita was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church who loved to travel, play Bridge, read mysteries and watch old movies.

SURVIVORS

Sons, Bob (Heidi) Sheehan of Lansing, Joe (Barb) Sheehan of WI, Bill Sheehan of North Muskegon, Jim (Cindy) Sheehan of Norton Shores; daughters, Jane Kielbasa of North Muskegon, Irene (Mike) Pless of GA, Rita (Marv) Way of Grand Haven; 12 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; brother, James (Louise) Duffy of NY; several nieces & nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph; infant daughter, Mary Rita; grandson, Nick & sister, Jane.

SERVICE

Friday, July 28, 2017, 11:00 am with visitation one hour prior to the service at Prince of Peace Catholic Church with Fr. Godfrey Onyekwere officiating. Interment in Laketon Township Cemetery.

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